Technical Literature.

Article About Spread Tow Reinforcements

Spread tow reinforcements are being increasingly used within all kinds of industries working with composites and especially those using carbon fiber. In Part 1 of this two-part article Fredrik Ohlsson of Oxeon AB outlines the construction and manufacture of spread tow reinforceme[...]

TeXtreme® Product Development Director contributor to new book on Lightweight Composites

  The book Lightweight Composite structures in transport was published earlier this year. Fredrik Ohlsson Product Development Director at TeXtreme® has been writing the chapter about Spread Tow reinforcements, Weight reduction by optimized reinforcement structures. He [...]

TeXtreme® unveils new spread tow fabric delivering unrivaled damage performance

  Market leader in Spread Tow reinforcements, Oxeon, has developed a new and improved version of its TeXtreme® Spread Tow carbon fiber fabric with increased damage performance that outperforms currently used carbon fiber reinforcements in several key categories. “We in[...]

Case Study – Composite surface smoothness improvement

  Spread Tow Fabrics could be a valuable solution to improve the surface smoothness of composites, reducing print-through and visual defects. These reinforcements could reduce the use of extra fillers, padding and thick gelcoats, leading to weight and labour savings. Her[...]

Case Study – ORACLE TEAM USA turns to TeXtreme® to reduce weight

  The America’s Cup has always been a quest for lightweight solutions, producing better and lighter structures, and the 34th edition of the competition is no exception. What is different from previous campaigns is that this time around the financial climate dictated that [...]