Fibers, Tapes and Fabrics

Fibers, Tapes and Fabrics

180 Skills
Updated Jul 25, 2024

What you'll learn

  • Understand how plies of tape can strengthen a composite part in multiple directions
  • Identify common fabric weaves
  • Define fabric drapability and symmetry
  • Identify how the fabric weaves effect fabric properties
Course Description

There are many different applications for fibers, tapes, and fabrics in the manufacture of composite parts. Understanding the properties of each form of composite material is important information for anyone working with composite materials.