Services

design, development & engineering, tooling, production

Advanced Fibreform’s Services

GENERAL DEVELOPMENT PROCESS

AFF Production Process

design, engineering and development

  • Innovative engineering solutions in a diverse range of products
  • Latest CAD/CAM software (ProE Creo) for surface / solid modeling as well as for the creation of NC codes for CnC manufacturing.
  • 3D scanning
  • Patran / Nastran for F.E.A.
  • Awea CnC 3 axis milling for tool / plug machining and part trimming
  • Selective laser sintering / 3d printing for prototype
Engineering using Computer

manufacturing

  • Autoclave mouldings
  • Press clave mouldings
  • Vacuum bag / oven mouldings
  • Frame mouldings
  • Programmable 3 axis trimming
  • Up to date spray facility
Carbon Fibre Aircraft Part

tooling options

A large variety of options is possible the choice depends on the following:

  • Number of cycles required
  • Type of process to be used Autoclave / oven / press moulding
  • The curing temperature of the matrix
  • The type of prepreg (different coefficient of expansion)
  • Budget and time
Tooling

production

  • A facility that can handle 3000+ mouldings / week (5 days a week 24 hours per day)
  • Experience toolmakers / laminators / artisans with years of experience in the aerospace / rail industry.
Production facility