Development of 3-D Composites

  • J. R. Benzinger
Part of the Applications of Cryogenic Technology book series (APCT, volume 10)


Interlaminar shear strength is one of the most important properties of laminated composites, not only for fusion magnets, but for many other applications. Several processes that have been developed over the years to improve interlaminar shear strength include 3-D woven orthogonal fabrics, multiple warp weaving, stitch bonding of multi-layers of 2-D fabrics, and needle punching of non-woven and woven fabrics.


Flexural Strength Interlaminar Shear Strength Fusion Magnet Cryogenic Engineer Compression Fatigue 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. R. Benzinger
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  1. 1.Spaulding Composites Co.TonawandaUSA

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