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Carbon fiber rolls

July 18, 2006

Carbon fiber rolls
Neenah WI USA
Webex offers an extra-thick outer epoxy layer on carbon fiber rolls, which protects the roll’s strength layers of wound filaments while providing the ideal surface for custom roll treatments. The surface layer is made from a hardened gauze/epoxy winding formed to thicknesses of 0.0020" to 0.0050" as needed. The company says the sacrificial layer allows the roll to be machined with grooves or other surface modifications to exacting tolerances, just like a steel or aluminum roll, without affecting the structural layers of carbon fiber winding. The fiber rolls are also available with a sprayed application of metal, paint or silicone coatings to create a high performance