14 August 2018
14 August 2018
Project 12 has collaborated with Total Composite Solutions (TCS), the UK partner of Microtex, on automotive OEM projects for bespoke carbon parts.
Project 12 provides specialised coatings for carbon fibre.
According to TCS, Microtex X4-160 clear cosmetic prepreg stood out because of its superior clarity and high TG (160°C), which exceed other traditional materials. This prepreg, along with Project 12’s coating and understanding of the carbon fibre substrate surface structure, provide advantages for automotive brands.
“The outstanding quality of the X4-160 prepreg combined with Project 12’s exceptional carbon fibre finishing technology adds real value to end users, so much so that we are keen to promote this winning world class combination to the wider market,” says Dave King, Managing Director of Project 12. “Customisation, one-offs and coloured carbons are all possible.”
“X4-160 is gaining popularity within the industry due to its clarity, dicy-free resin and high TG, enabling flexibility of design application both internally and externally within the vehicle,” Michael Stevenson, Commercial Director of TCS, explains. “Teaming with Project 12 provides customers with both our advanced composite solutions-based service and expertise, along with Project 12’s meticulous attention to detail and technical excellence.”
TCS offers a range of automotive prepreg systems, including X4- 160, from UK stock.
Photo provided by Total Composite Solutions
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