The lightweight composite material design for automotive industry




composites, automotive industry, design of composite structures


The article presents the concept of a glass fiber reinforced composite in an epoxy matrix that can be used in a motorcycle frame. Motorcycle frames types enabling the composites usage were analyzed. Composite material samples with different glass fibers orientations were produced using the pin method. The manufactured composite material was subjected to physicochemical tests to determine basic strength properties, density, work of destruction, and microscopic observation was carried out.


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Suchorowiec, K., Szatkowski, P. ., Szczepanik, E., Twaróg, R., Kisilewicz, M., & Gralewski, J. (2023). The lightweight composite material design for automotive industry. Science, Technology and Innovation, 17(1-2), 76–84.



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