Together with our partners ANYBRID GmbH, INOMETA GmbH and the Institute for Lightweight Construction and Plastics Technology at the Technical University of Dresden, we have rethought the functionalization of high-performance profiles.

In the process, Mitsui's TAFNEX® high-performance tapes were processed into composite profiles using laser-based thermoplastic winding at INOMETA before they were then functionalized with #ROBIN. Polypropylene was used here as the material base. A generic pipe demonstrator with splined shaft, sliding surface and thread was implemented. We were thus able to successfully demonstrate the high design and functional diversity of this process chain.

Process video

Pipe demonstrator