Review of thermoplastic composites from commingled yarns

Bao Yan Zhang, Joon Hyung Byun, Byun Sun Kim, Xue Ren Wu, Xiang Bao Chen, Xiao Su Yi

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Various thermoplastic fiber/reinforcing fiber hybrid yarns have been introduced in this paper, and commingled yarn method was addressed as one promising technique for preparing thermoplastic composites. The commingling of thermoplastic fiber/reinforcing fiber, textile process of commingled yarns, manufacturing and consolidation of thermoplastic composites from commingled yarns and the properties of composites from commingled yarns were summarized, the application of commingled composites and the main problems in this field were also outlined. The opinions of the authors were also shown.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)184-186
Number of pages3
JournalHangkong Cailiao Xuebao/Journal of Aeronautical Materials
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes


  • Commingled yarn
  • Thermoplastic composite
  • Thermoplastic fiber

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry


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