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Autoclave

Autoclave

Description:

A composite curing autoclave is a pressurized oven. The temperature can be increased and decreased at a controlled rate. The autoclave is filled with compressed air, which helps the composite part conform to a mold, and in combination with a vacuum bag, forces air out of parts to ensure a high-quality final part.

Specifications:

  • Maximum autoclave temperature: 400F
  • Maximum autoclave pressure (uses compressed air, no added nitrogen): 89 psi
  • 3 vacuum ports available

For each autoclave use, come prepared with a complete cure recipe, including temperature and pressure ramp rates. All new materials or cure recipes must be approved by a staff engineer.

Autoclave Interior Dimensions