Carbon Fiber Rods -Round
Our Carbon Fiber Solid Rods are manufactured by a pulling continuous carbon fibers combined with a resin matrix through a heated steel forming die. This process is referred to as pultrusion and is used for producing continuous lengths of composite materials with constant cross-sections.
As the carbon fibers are saturated with the resin mixture and then pulled through a round die, the hardening of the resin is initiated by the heat from the die and a rigid, cured structure is formed in the shape and size of the die. The majority of the fibers are running in the 0 degree direction, along the length of the tube, to produce an extremely stiff and lightweight rod with a very low coefficient of expansion. This type of construction offers a high stiffness to weight ratio rod with incredible linear strength, due to the orientation of the carbon fibers, and tight outer diameter (OD) tolerances.
Our Carbon Fiber Solid Rods have a matte finish surface and are easily bondable..
- Aerospace Spars & Beams
- UAV Components
- Frames & Supports
- Structural Components
- Interior Design
- Automation Equipment
- Recreational Equipmen
- R/C Applications
See Product Data Sheet
Please note: All data to be used as a guide only; not a specification. Sample data is measured from .156" solid round rod with a vinylester resin matrix.
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If you would like to learn more about this product, give us a call at (800) 811-2009.
Q: What is the difference between the series?
A: Series are used to segment items with differing physical and/or technical properties. Please review the product data sheets for comparison.
As a leading manufacturer of composite structures you can rely on us to provide rapid, cost-effective and high-quality solutions to meet and exceed your project requirements.
Our design and manufacturing team can work with you to fabricate custom rods.
- Fiber Selection
- Manufacturing Process
- Surface Finish
- Outer Diameters from .010" to 1.00"*
- Lengths up to 8'*
*Available size options are contingent on tooling and material availability. Minimum order quantities may apply.
- CNC Machining
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ACP can cut stock rods and tubes to custom sizes in-house to hold tight tolerances for convenience and availability.
+/- 0.25" Tolerance
$10.00 setup fee per cut length
$1.00 per cut
+/- 0.125" Tolerance
$50.00 setup fee per cut length
$1.00 per cut
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