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Continuous Fibre Reinforced Thermoplastic Pipes for Use in the Transport and Distribution

 

New Products & Site Techniques # 1998 Gothenburg

This paper discusses the fabrication and properties of continuous fibre reinforced thermoplastic pipe systems. Such products can be manufactured by various winding processes involving reinforcing fibres or prepreg tape and have the potential to form the basis of a new range of high added value pipe products.

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