PP Honeycomb, Balsa und foam are basic materials for light and rigid sandwich panels. Which material is most suitable for your application depends on the required laminate properties. Those could be low weight, high impact strength, thermal insulation, longterm stability, sound and vibration damping, water resistance, chemical resistance, shear strength and many more. Most of these basic materials can be supplied with additional fiber reinforced layers on both sides.
Thermoplastic (polypropylene, PP) honeycomb
combines many unique advantages:
With open cells or PES scrim (PP film + polyester veil)
Comes in 1220 x 2440 mm standard sheet size,
density: 80 kg/m³, cell size: 8mm
Other specifications available upon request.
Our end grain Balsa is sourced exclusively from Ecuador.
It is a natural, renewable and recyclable material with unique weight-specific mechanical properties.
Quality approved by DNV GL and Lloyd‘s Register.
Standard sheet size is 610 x 1220 mm and density 280 kg/m³
Available in rigid sheets or in flexible (grid-scored) version with a glassfibre scrim.
Further options upon request include:
We offer different foam types, each offering unique properties for a wide range of composite applications:
Composite panels made of PP Honeycomb core with
Various finishes possible, such as anti slippery surface, coloured gelcoat etc.
Fibre-reinforced foam panels offer high specific strength and toughness.
Standard sheet size: 96“x48“ (2440 x 1220 mm)
Common thicknesses: 3/8“, ½“, ¾“, 1“, 1 ½“ (6-38 mm)
Carbon Core Europe GmbH
D - 47447 Moers
Fon: +49 (0) 2841 6086221
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Email: info (at) carbon-core.de