Composite Programs

Discussion in 'Boat Design' started by photjoe, Jun 25, 2006.

  1. photjoe
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    photjoe New Member

    Does anyone know of a good midrange program for figuring out the strength of a layout of materials, like plywood and fiberglass, or several layers of carbon fiber.

    I'm also look for reference material for Plywood, Steel, Fiberglass (and other composite materials.).


  2. E Hanson
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    Vectorply has a free download called Vectorlam. It is usedd to calculate FRP laminate thicknesses and layups. here is the link:

    It might be a start for what you are looking for.

  3. CGN
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    CGN Senior Member

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