Press Cycle Design/Development

This service is to develop or improve a press cycle to optimize for a particular set of properties (e.g. loss, Tg, expansion), to counteract unwanted behavior (e.g. warpage, excessive dimensional movement), or to improve productivity.


Measurement Instrument Used

TA Instruments Discovery HR 10 Rheometer

  • Temperature Range: 35°C to 600°C
  • Force Range: Upto 50 N
  • Torque Range: 5 nN⋅m to 200 mN⋅m
  • Frequency Range: 1E-7 to 100 Hz
  • Angular Velocity Range: 0 to 300 rad/s

    Carver Auto Press 3889.1PL0002

    • Temperature Range: Upto 650°F
    • Platen Size: 6″ x 6″
    • Force Range: 0.5 to 15 metric tons

      Sample Requirements

      Multiple sheets of prepreg will be required, depending on the exact scope of work.