Using the weave pattern of carbon fiber as decorating material, adjusting the degree of impregnation with resin for adding plasticity realizing a mass production technology by press molding
Bending resistance by the cantilever method:
3k prepreg 149 mm
Molding time for A3 size (CF2ply): 5 minutes
Louis Vuitton and TUMI products such as bags using textiles made from the materials (resin + cloth) which are the intermediate material molded in autoclave by intermediate manufacturers.
The matrix resins are unidentified because they are proprietarily selected by each company.
(i) The matrix resins are urethane and acryl.
(ii) High cycle realized by press molding (heat & cool method. Cooling air is used for cooling)