As blade shells provide the finished surface of the blade they must resist harsh environmental conditions. Hexcel has an optimized range of prepregs and NCFs for shell construction and aerodynamic design.
Hexcel supplies a range of prepregs that reduce rework to the shell surface and provide the skin with excellent environmental resistance.
Customized Fiber Combinations
Hexcel's HiMax® non-crimp fabrics provide great flexibility in meeting customer requirements. With biaxial and triaxial fabrics, standard e-glass, high-performance glass and glass/carbon hybrid formats for all types of shell construction as well as modern design concepts.