Frequently Asked Questions
We get questions on the order process, our off-the shelf products, our product’s technical attributes, and the custom quoting process. Please find the most common questions and answers below.
The Order Process
Below are common questions we receive about the order process. If you have questions on composites, whether technical or general, check out the below sections.
Below find answers to frequently asked questions on our composite products. These are focused on the most common questions our team is asked regarding composites, recommendations, and instructions. Continue to the section below this for information on Technical Specifications.
Cutting Carbon Fiber
Fabric Uses (Clothing, Masks)
Carbon Fiber Stiffness
Carbon Fiber vs Aluminum
Tube Finishes: Sanded Vs. Unsanded
Stock Product Finishes
Filament Count (3k, 12k, etc.)
Typical Weave Patterns
Below is a repository of technical specifications, tolerances, and guides for all of our products and materials. You can find more specific technical information on the individual product page.
INFINITube Telescoping Systems
Carbon Fiber Specifications
Resin Systems Specifications
West Systems Resins & Hardeners
Safety Data Sheets
Custom Quote Process
We receive questions about custom work quite often on our website. Perhaps you have an idea for a new product, but you’re not sure how or if it can be manufactured using carbon fiber, you have no idea what it will cost to do so, and you wonder how the cost may change going from prototype into mass production. Well, here are some answers for you!