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Cure monitoring of composite laminates used in the manufacturing of snowboards
Author(s): Noel V. Pelczarski; Dryver R. Huston
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Paper Abstract

The application of embedded sensors for use in monitoring the cure of composite snowboards during manufacturing was demonstrated. Ultrasonic and capacitive sensors were used and the results compared. Both techniques showed indications of the end of cure in the evaluation of plots of wave attenuation versus time and change in capacitance versus time.

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Date Published: 13 May 2000
PDF: 12 pages
Proc. SPIE 3993, Nondestructive Evaluation of Aging Materials and Composites IV, (13 May 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.385494
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Noel V. Pelczarski, Univ. of Vermont (United States)
Dryver R. Huston, Univ. of Vermont (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3993:
Nondestructive Evaluation of Aging Materials and Composites IV
George Y. Baaklini; Carol A. Nove; Eric S. Boltz, Editor(s)

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