Category : Case Studies

3D printed nanosatellites PocketQubes flight-ready in Windform XT 2.0

3D printed nanosatellites PocketQubes flight-ready in Windform XT 2.0

Successful use of Carbon-composite Windform® XT 2.0 in the construction of 1P PocketQubes flight-ready US-based CRP USA manufactured three engineering models for Mini-Cubes, as first step of a project focused on the creation of a constellation of PocketQube satellites for monitoring Earth’s resources. It is the first time that entire PocketQube functional prototypes flight-ready are […]

How 3D printing and composite materials help streamlining SAE competition results

How 3D printing and composite materials help streamlining SAE competition results

For the last four years of SAE competition, UVic Formula Motorsport team has been using 3D printed oil pans that were purposely engineered to be manufactured by CRP USA’s laser sintering 3d printing process and Windform® TOP-LINE composite materials. 3D printed oil pan in Windform XT 2.0. University of Victoria’s Formula SAE race cars 2017- […]

3D printed Formula SAE steering wheel in Windform XT 2.0

3D printed Formula SAE steering wheel in Windform XT 2.0

CRP and Windform® on the road to Automotive Success Formula SAE is the largest international collegiate design competition in the world, it focuses on innovation and the development of upcoming industry leaders. The premise of the competition is the development of a small Formula-style race car that is intended for weekend autoX racing. Each team […]

Windform SP NACA intake duct helped break record at Bonneville run

Windform SP NACA intake duct helped break record at Bonneville run

An interesting mix of homemade and high tech: Windform® SP NACA duct and Victory Motorsports team broke record at Bonneville run The 3.0 liter diesel powered streamliner driven by Burton Brown broke a long standing record in its class with a two pass average of around 212mph. The Windform® SP NACA duct is on the […]

Construction TuPOD using 3D printing and Windform material

Construction TuPOD using 3D printing and Windform material

Successful mission of TuPOD, an innovative CubeSat, a TubeSats deployer manufactured via Additive Manufacturing by CRP USA using Windform® XT 2.0 composite material ABSTRACT Small satellites provide a responsive alternative to larger, more expensive satellites. As demand grows, engineers must adapt these “nanosatellites” or CubeSats to provide new achievements and goals. One of these achievements […]