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    Hi! I'm currently doing my AS Materials presentation and can't find any info on how carbon fibre's structure lends itself to its strength to weight ratio, fatigue resistance, thermal conductivity and coefficient of thermal expansion.

    Any help or pointers are greatly appreciated! Thanks
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    (Original post by ebally)
    Hi! I'm currently doing my AS Materials presentation and can't find any info on how carbon fibre's structure lends itself to its strength to weight ratio, fatigue resistance, thermal conductivity and coefficient of thermal expansion.

    Any help or pointers are greatly appreciated! Thanks
    Research:

    Organic Polymers
    Carbon atom bonding
    Hexagonal crystal alignment

    Try these websites:

    http://www.pslc.ws/mactest/carfsyn.htm

    http://www.solarnavigator.net/compos...ed_plastic.htm
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    oh yes, ya, sounds good, fab
    Done all that last year though lol
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    (Original post by science susie)
    oh yes, ya, sounds good, fab
    Done all that last year though lol
    Good for you.

    Do you have anything constructive to add for the OP?
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    (Original post by science susie)
    oh yes, ya, sounds good, fab
    Done all that last year though lol
    Is this really what you decided to have as your first post?
 
 
 
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