Using carbon fibre to create a Boeing 787
This video from Boeing looks at the use of carbon fibre to create the Boeing 787 fuselage. It shows the layup of carbon fibre tape on the curve of the aircraft, the heating of the fuselage in an industrial oven and a brief overview of the difference that composites like carbon fibre are making to the manufacture of aircraft.
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|Subject(s)||Materials and manufacturing, Engineering, Science, Design and technology|
|Age||11-14, 14-16, 16-19|
|Published||2010 to date|
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- Using carbon fibre to create a Boeing 787