Solico performed the finite element analysis to optimise the laminate layup within the high stiffness requirements. 

Customer: Refitech B.V.

PWR robot lever

The robot lever requires a material that can sustain high speeds and remains highly accurate. Carbon fibre in this case offers a very good solution. 

Why are composites used here?

Lightweight
The specific weight of composites varies between 1.5 and 2.0 compared to 2.7 to 7.8 for aluminium and steel.

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