glass fibre

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Synonyms for glass fibre

a very thin fiber made of glass that functions as a waveguide for light

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The incident laser light determines whether the light emitted by the particle travels left or right in the glass fibre.
The carbon fibre significantly boosts strength and stiffness while the glass fibre allows the toughness that many choose LFT materials for to be retained.
Although glass fibre is ultimately not as strong and light as carbon fibre or as resilient as aramid fibre, glass fibre remains the most cost effective type of composite in low to mid-value applications where cost is a significant factor such as in marine, windpower and construction usage.
Unravelling the details of the test carried out on a barrier wall in North America, Schoeck ME, its regional subsidiary, said the heavy trailer truck crashed into a bridge barrier wall, installed with its special glass fibre reinforcement ComBAR, at an angle of 15 degrees and a speed of 80 km/h.
At their booth, 3B will display innovative products featuring HiPer-texao glass fibre that are available from partners TenCate Advanced Armour and VonRoll.
CPIC has been in glass fibre production in China since 1970 and was the first manufacturer to produce E-glass fibre by the direct-melt process, in 1986.
The glass fibre content in the samples was verified by means of the ash test (ASTM D2584).
2010, the EU announced to impose provisional anti-dumping duties on the glass fibre imported from China.
The Visiongain author of the World Glass Fibre Reinforced Plastic (GFRP) Composites Market 2013-2023: Prospects for Fibreglass & GRP report commented that "the world glass fibre reinforced plastic (GFRP) composites sector is a strong growth market as the rising demand for lightweight, low cost materials increases across a range of critical sectors.
For an optimal full-service network the cable needs to be upgraded to modern, glass fibre technology with a transmission speed of 860 megahertz.
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VersaTel Telecom International NV announced today that the Mechelen North Business Park has been connected to its glass fibre network via the so-called wide band "local glass fibre ring.
ISIS has found that the requirement for electronic communications has increased in line with the requirement for improved performance from data lines -- speech, data and multi-data increasingly require high- performance glass fibre networks with large transmission bandwidth at reasonable prices.
Application of Glass Fibre in Printed Circuit Board
Glass fibre and glass fibre products market in Russia (2005-2009)