SAMPE Carolinas 2013 Composites Expo

Come to SAMPE Carolinas' Composites Expo! When? Monday, April 22th, 2013 5:30pm until 8:30pm Where? In the Lucas Room at UNC Charlotte in Charlotte, NC Why Come? Education!  Innovation!  Networking!  Success!  Over 25 Exhibitors! Event Cost? FREE! All you'll have to pay is a parking fee with is by the hour with a $10 daily maximum. Our Keynote Technical Presentations Tim Shaughnessy is the owner & president of Rapid Cure Technologies. Rapid Cure Technologies, Inc. develops and manufactures unique resins, coatings, and adhesives. We specialize in formulating and supplying customized, rapid-cure chemistries and processes that save energy and space, while increasing quality and productivity. Additionally our products and processes are more environmentally friendly and user friendly than most conventional technologies with a concentration on Ultraviolet & Electron beam curing systems. Tim holds degrees in Manufacturing Technology and Business Management from New York State Universities. He has worked over 20 years in the composites and coatings industries with positions in manufacturing, Research & Development and technical sales.   Presentation: The use of Ultraviolet Curing technology for the manufacturing of Fiberglass Composites for Industrial and Ballistic Applications.  The world has looked at materials to solve manufacturing and performance issues for generations, it may be time to look at the process and ways to incorporate new materials with a new process to take the next leap into material/process technology.  By using UV light or visible light as opposed to more conventional heat cure or solvent evaporation chemistries to manufacture fiberglass composites, we will be discussing this UV technology and what steps have been made to prove out this technology. The thought of...