Chemical Sciences, Material Sciences


Process Technology for Continuous Preparation of Carbon Fiber (NAL-CF1)


Chemical Sciences, Material Sciences

Focus Area:

Preparation of Carbon Fiber

Social Benefits:

The cost of production is sensitive toproduction capacity, For strategicand defense 300 tons per year willbe quite viable, For general industrial applications,a capacity of 1000 to 1200 tonsper year will be commercially viable.

Developing Agency:

CSIR-Institute of Microbial Technology (NAL), Chandigarh

Technology Readiness Index:

Technology Integrated

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Brief Description

Description :

Carbon fiber composites in aircraftstructures such as wings, rudder,elevator, aileron, flaps etc. in SARAS and TEJAS . As composites in heat shields in Re-entry vehicle structures. Scale of Development: Pilot plant scale employingcontinuous processes at ratessuitable for development/ smallscale production. Standard modulus grade carbonfibers NAL-CF1 is certifiedby CEMILAC for aerospaceapplication.

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