EXPERIENCE

Profile

  • Over 37 years of industry experience

  • Manufacturer of components and assemblies for solid and liquid propulsion systems

  • Manufacturer of components and assemblies for both internal and external motor applications

  • Manufacturer of specialized process equipment and tooling
     

Materials

  • State-of-the-art, high performance silica, carbon, Kevlar, graphite, and glass thermoset prepregs of fabric, roving, molding compounds, and rubber including E.P.D.M.

Processes

  • Traditional processes used with thermoset materials systems and rubber including tape wrap, filament winding, hand lay-up, and molding

  • Machining and routing of metals and composites

Equipment

  • Low temperature storage (<40 and <0 degrees F)

  • Processing

  • Tape Wrap Machines (Small, Medium, Large)

  • High Tonnage Presses

  • Ovens

  • Autoclaves (Small, Medium, Large)

  • Hydroclaves (400 degrees F at 1000 PSI)

Testing

  • Raw materials

  • Hardness (Rockwell, Barcol, Shore)

  • Degree of Cure

  • Specific Gravity

  • Dye Penetration

  • Acetone Extraction

  • Resin content (Prepreg and Cured Properties)

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