Why Lamination Is Important For Carbon Fiber Strength

After a really hard crash into hard packed dirt, I noticed my Armattan Armadillo had some damage. Some of the thinner side plates were cracked and crunched, but the real surprise was the delaminated arm. After bending the delaminated arm, it still had decent rigidity along the long axis of the arm. Where it was weak was when a twisting force was applied. It bent like soft plastic.

Post time: 10-09-2017