How It's Made Carbon Fiber Car Parts

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Carbon Fiber Construction - /Inside Koenigsegg
Episode 1 of 9, Carbon Fiber Construction Inside Koenigsegg provides for the first time, a look behind the scenes at Koenigsegg and examine how innovation within the highest echelon of sports car manufacturers will affect the broader automotive world. Company founder and principal, Christian Von Koenigsegg, hosts this nine-part series, which was produced at Koenigsegg headquarters in Angelholm, Sweden. In the first episode, Christian Von Koenigsegg reveals the secrets behind building automotive components from carbon fiber, the strong, lightweight material that's crucial to modern high-performance cars.

An Inside Look at BMW's Carbon Fiber Manufacturing Process
An Inside Look at BMW's Carbon Fiber Manufacturing Process

Carbon Fiber vs Kevlar vs Fiberglass - Which one is right for YOU?
Today we answer the age old question; what's the difference between Carbon fibre/fiber, Kevlar and Fibreglass? 30 Second version here: Links to videos used as filler material Random tensile test: Carbon tension test: Carbon manufacturing video: Sparks from F1: F1 wing flex: Wing Failure: Facebook: Patreon: Instagram: Race car consulting: G+: Youtube:

How to make simple carbon fiber panels
This video shows the basics of carbon fiber lay up, step by step for vacuum bagging. The Carbon Fiber fabric used in this video is not what you would normally see. This fabric has a binding agent that helped hold the weave together making the lay up easier for instruction purposes. Your tradtional fabrics would be much looser and easier to mold in three demensional molds. Take a look, and ask any questions you may have. The number one question I get asked is where to buy some of the carbon fiber products I have used in some of my videos. The answer is not an easy one because there are a ton of products and vendors out there, but if you are considering to try and make some carbon fiber here are a few links to get you started. Starter Kits Carbon Fiber Starter Kit - 2x2 Twill 36" x 6" - Carbon Fiber Starter Kit - 2x2 Twill 36" x 14" - Carbon Fiber Fabric Carbon Fiber Fabric - 3K, 2 X 2 - Twill Weave - 1 yd Roll - Carbon Fiber Fabric 6K 2 x 2 Twill Weave - 50" Wide - 5 yd Roll - Epoxy Resin Kits Epoxy Resin Kit, 3/4 Gallon, High Strength, Easy Wet-Out, Parts A & B Included - Vacuum Bagging Supplies Vacuum Pump - Bagging Film - Sealant Tape - Vac Bag Connector - Breather Ply - Release / Peal Ply - Infusion Flow Media - (only need if doing infusion) You can always find me here: Facebook: thefabforums Instagram: @thefabforums Twitter: @thefabforums SnapChat Username: vossperformance