A combination of two or more materials
Give a definition of composite material
Glass fibre and carbon fibre
Name two compostie materials
What composite material would be used to make a canoe?
What composite material can be used to manufacture bike frames?
Extremely high stiffness, strength, Excellent corrosion resistance, Excellent fatigue properties, Excellent compression properties
Why is the carbon fibre used to manufacture bike frames?
Expensive to use
Why isn't Carbon Fibre used to make all bikes?
What composite material might be used to manufacture flat pack furniture?
Made by fusing together timber fibre using a resin based glue and pressure. This makes a rigid and uniform board
How is MDF manufactured?
Name a smart material
What smart material would be used in the production of a musical greetings card?
RFID stands for?
A technology that uses communication through the use of radio waves to exchange data between a reader and an electronic tag attached to an object, for the purpose of identification and tracking.
What is RFID?
Name a plastic commonly used to manufacture plastic bottles
Name the process used to manufacture plastic bottles
In terms of scale of production is a cola can mass produced or manufactured through continuous production?
what manufacturing process would be used to make a bottle screw cap?
Suggest a plastic for the bottle top
Oak and Pine
Name one hardwood and one softwood
speeds up the growth of trees needed for the production of paper
why can genetic engineering help in the production of paper?