glass fibre


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glass fibre

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(Elements & Compounds) another name for fibreglass
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Noun1.glass fibre - a very thin fiber made of glass that functions as a waveguide for light; used in bundles to transmit images
fiber optic cable, fibre optic cable - a cable made of optical fibers that can transmit large amounts of information at the speed of light
fiberscope - a flexible medical instrument involving fiber optics that is used to examine internal organs
fiber, fibre - a slender and greatly elongated substance capable of being spun into yarn
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At the Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien) tiny particles have been coupled to a glass fibre.
has build a set of hybrid thermoplastic composites that combine long glass fibre and long carbon fibre support together in a single, ready-to-mould composite pellet.
The glass fibre composites market will experience growth in the near future across many sectors and industry applications.
German building components maker Schoeck recently passed a significant test of strength and material capabilities when its high-strength glass fibre reinforcement survived the impact of a 36-tonne truck during a crash test.
Summary: 3B, a leading manufacturer of fibreglass products for the reinforcement of thermoplastics and thermosets, is showcasing its HiPer-texao high-performance glass fibre for hard armour ballistic and blast protection applications in Hall 10, Booth A05 at IDEX 2009, being held at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC).
MANAMA: A memorandum of understanding has been signed to set up a joint venture company to produce glass fibre in Bahrain.
Chopped glass fibre strands and polymer powder or pellets may be melt blended in a compounding extruder, and the result is that tensile properties are enhanced by the process of fibre reinforcement.
Since the outbreak of financial crisis, glass fibre enterprises in the world have become more cautious about their plans of capacity expansion, and the production capacity has been growing slowly.
LONDON, June 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Report Details The glass fibre composites market will experience growth in the near future across many sectors and industry applications.
Visiongain's analysis indicates that the world glass fibre reinforced plastic (GFRP) composites market will reach a value of $29.
Its business segments are Flat & Safety Glass and Building Materials, Information/Electronics Materials and Devices and Glass Fibre.
We are planning to further upgrade our cable networks, which will enable us to provide our existing Internet users with multi-media services such as high speed Internet and interactive digital television, as well as a wide range of e-commerce services, all via a single glass fibre cable.