Carbon Fiber Epoxy Filler

Market


Automotive, marine, aerospace and industries have a huge demand for lighter and stronger materials, mostly those requiring high-performance materials in sports competitions or in defence applications.

Solution


Graphene nanoplatelets are used to increase the mechanical properties of carbon fibre by taking advantage of its aspect ratio, as well as of its intrinsic mechanical strength. For that, it should be incorporated on the embedding epoxy resin, which benefit from higher wettability. The presence of graphene allows either one of two things: lighter structures with the same performance or reinforced structures with the same weight.

Product Used


Standard graphene nanoplatelets

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Examples of Product Applications

Shafts and Chassis of Cars

Shafts and Chassis of Motos

Shafts and Chassis of Trucks

Naval Poles for Windsurfing

Advantages of Graphene Application

Conductivity:

Graphene is a great conductor of electricity and heat due to its nanometric thickness allowing electrons and heat move up to 200x faster

Strength:

Graphene is 100+ stronger than steel. You can use it to reinforce polymers or fiberglass and carbon fibre.

Lightness:

Graphene is lightweight material and enables a new whole generation of high performance of lighter and stronger composites.

Transparency

As a two-dimensional material, graphene displays remarkable optical properties, including a simple transparency for visible light.

Thin

Graphene is an allotrope of carbon consisting of a small number of layers of carbon atoms arranged in an hexagonal lattice. Each layer is separated from another only by 0.33 nanometers.

Hydrophobicity

Graphene has excellent hydrophobicity capacity that can be used to tailoring special coatings in marine, aerospace, automotive markets.

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Graphenest offers distinct graphene nanoplatelets (GNP) grades with varying sizes up to 50 microns. GNP are awesome nanoparticles comprised of stacks of platelet-shaped carbon sheets.

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With its own graphene production system, Graphenest is developing cutting-edge applications that were cost-prohibitive before for the automotive, aerospace and packaging markets.

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