Autoclave

Kanfit's autoclave facility is dedicated to the production of aerospace-grade composite structures that meet the industry's highest standards, as well as LRI and oven-cured prepreg components. Costs and supply time are significantly reduced since all work is performed in-house.

The autoclave facility consists of:

  • ASC Autoclave 

    • 18' X 7' (5.5m X 2.1m)
    • 250°C / 482°​F
    • 10.3 BAR / 149 PSI
    • 36 Thermocouples
    • 10 Vacuum source points
    • 10 Pressure sense points
  • Scholz Autoclave

    • 27' X 8.2' (8.2m X 2.5m)
    • 250°C / 482°​F
    • 10.3 BAR / 149 PSI
    • 60 Thermocouples
    • 24 Vacuum source points
    • 24 Pressure sense points
  • Clean room standard ISO 7 (Class 10,000)
  • Laser projects for exact lay up of layers
  • Fabric cutting machine for accurate and quick cutting
  • Freezer room for prepregs storage
  • Large preparation and operation zone
  • Oven 

Laboratory capabilities:

Physical property testing:

  • Fiber volume content
  • Fiber weight content fraction
  • Void content
  • Resin content
  • Density
  • Thickness & visual inspection 

Mechanical property testing

  • Short beam
  • Drum peel
  • Compression
Winglet
Radome Prototype
Wing to Belly Fairing
Hybrid Main Landing Gear Door
Wing to Body Fairing