• Airdrop Box Made of PDCPD Material Used in Aerospace Jan 06, 2024
    Polydicyclopentadiene (PDCPD) is a thermosetting polymer that has been used in various industries, including aerospace, for the manufacturing of certain components, including airdrop boxes. PDCPD resin is known for its high strength-to-weight ratio, excellent impact resistance, and dimensional stability. These properties make it suitable for applications where lightweight yet durable materials are required. In the context of aerospace, airdrop boxes made of PDCPD raw material can be used for transporting supplies, equipment, or other items by air. They are designed to withstand the stresses and forces associated with airdrop operations, including impact forces upon landing. The use of PDCPD in airdrop boxes helps ensure that the contents are protected during the airdrop process.     PDCPD has several advantages in aerospace applications. It has good chemical resistance, which allows it to withstand exposure to various fluids and environmental conditions commonly encountered in aerospace operations. Additionally, PDCPD can be molded into complex shapes, allowing for customization and optimization of the airdrop box design to meet specific requirements.
  • PDCPD Excellent Corrosion Resistance Porperties :Data Reference Feb 19, 2024
    PDCPD has excellent corrosion resistance, especially acid and alkali resistance. Acid and alkali resistance exceeds all resin base FRP composites, but can be damaged by some strong organic solvents.   Data Reference:
  • Properties Value of Our Polydicyclopentadiene Material Feb 05, 2024
    Polydicyclopentadiene (PDCPD) is a thermosetting polymer material with a network crosslinked structure based on a dicyclopentadiene backbone. PDCPD materials have excellent and balanced physical properties, with almost no physical shortcomings. The deformation under force is mainly elastic. Especially in the dynamic load, impact load and the existence of temperature-variable stress components, with other polymer composites unparalleled comprehensive performance advantages, long service life, the use of cost-effective. From the smell of the cured products can basically determine the degree of curing high and low, but also to determine the basic mechanical properties of the high and low. PDCPD Material Properties Valune (Representative Values)
  • Several Dialectics of PDCPD Material Application Jan 29, 2024
    Impact resistance and stiffness:         PDCPD belongs to the ductile structural material which is mainly elastic deformation. It has a low E-value (high in engineering plastics), and the use of additives to increase the E-value of the material increases the stiffness, and the impact performance will be greatly reduced. Structural design to improve the I value (moment of inertia) or and other materials composite method to increase the stiffness.   Flame retardant performance and environmental protection:        PDCPD material itself does not contain internationally banned substances; catalyst with catalytic polymerisation and high-temperature catalytic carbonation flame retardant dual function; high flame retardancy means that it can not be recycled and can only be landfilled; PDCPD has the best environmental protection recycling methods;   Dimensional accuracy and mould costs:         Products with high dimensional requirements are generally moulded in pairs; DCPD-RIM moulds are the most convenient moulds for pairs moulding; the cost of moulds for a single product is also the lowest according to the maximum usage of moulds (including hand-laid FRP) Price and use of cost-effective:          PDCPD has unparalleled advantages over other materials in terms of impact resistance, dynamic loads, and the presence of temperature-variable stresses, with a long service life and a very high price/performance ratio.
  • What are the Emerging Trends in the Global Polydicyclopentadiene (PDCPD) Market? Jan 22, 2024
    The global polydicyclopentadiene (PDCPD) market is witnessing several emerging trends. One trend is the growing demand for lightweight materials in various industries, including automotive, aerospace, and construction. PDCPD offers excellent mechanical properties and reduces weight, making it an attractive alternative to traditional materials. Additionally, increasing concerns about environmental sustainability have led to the development of bio-based PDCPD, which is gaining popularity in the market. Moreover, advancements in manufacturing processes, such as reaction injection molding (RIM), are enabling complex and customizable designs with improved efficiency. These trends indicate a promising future for the global PDCPD market.  As the experts researched and forcasted: Polydicyclopentadiene (PDCPD) Market was valued at US$ 839 Million in 2022, and is projected to reach US$ 1015 Million by 2030, growing at a CAGR of 3.9% during the forecast period 2023-2030.
  • Application of New PDCPD Materials on Unmammed Aerial Vehicles Jan 13, 2024
    PDCPD (Polydicyclopentadiene) is a thermosetting polymer material, it has the potential for certain applications on unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Here are a few advantages of PDCPD materials on UAVs: Structural Components: PDCPD has good mechanical properties, including high strength and stiffness, which make it suitable for manufacturing lightweight structural components for UAVs. These components could include frames, enclosures, or protective covers.  Payload Enclosures: UAVs often carry various payloads, such as cameras, sensors, or communication equipment. PDCPD can be used to manufacture protective enclosures for these payloads, providing impact resistance and environmental protection. Wing Fairings: PDCPD can be used to manufacture wing fairings, which are aerodynamically-shaped coverings that reduce drag and improve the overall performance of UAVs. The lightweight nature of PDCPD makes it an attractive option for such applications.  Drones for Industrial Applications: PDCPD's resistance to chemicals, UV radiation, and extreme temperatures makes it suitable for drones used in industrial applications. These drones may be subject to harsh conditions and require durable materials to ensure their longevity.  
  • Application of New PDCPD Materials in 5G Radome Dec 29, 2023
    Today we would like to introduce a new material that can be applied to 5G radomes usded in Mt Qomolangma Area,China - Polydicyclopentadiene. Polydicyclopentadiene (PDCPD) is a polymer with a certain degree of cross-linking formed by the ring-opening organometallic-catalyzed polymerization of dicyclopentadiene (DCPD).   The reason that PDCPD can be used as 5G radome material starts from the characteristics of this material, the important characteristics of PDCPD material are: 1. low density, generally pure PDCPD parts density of about 1.03g/cm., suitable for manufacturing lightweight large products; 2. Balanced mechanical properties, both high strength and high toughness, making it particularly suitable for surface trim and structural components; 3. Good low-temperature characteristics, physical changes are not easily affected by temperature, even in low-temperature environments is not brittle, suitable for the manufacture of low-temperature environment for the workpiece; 4. Good resistance, excellent corrosion resistance, especially acid and alkali resistance, suitable for making workpieces with corrosion resistance requirements; 5. No affinity for water, good water resistance; 6. Good dielectric properties, low dielectric, low loss; 7 . Environmental friendliness, PDCPD can be used as fuel after recycling, no toxic and harmful gases are produced during combustion, and it can also be used as filler, which is a very good environment-friendly material.   PDCPD with its excellent mechanical properties, temperature and weather resistance, good dielectric properties, light weight, easy to mold, and environmental protection and pollution-free characteristics, to meet the application requirements of the 5G radome, the future in the field of radomes should have a broad space for development.
  • What is PDCPD? Nov 22, 2023
    Polydicyclopentadiene (PDCPD for short) is a remarkable environmentally friendly new material in today's world. It is a polymer made from the purified dicyclopentadiene (DCPD) of petrochemical by-products C5 and C9 fractions, which is polymerized by metal-catalyzed olefinic decomposition reaction.   Its production process is reaction injection molding, the whole process is exothermic reaction, energy consumption is very small, no waste water, waste residue in the molding process, emissions are almost zero, and the products can be harmless regeneration and utilization, to achieve a complete closure of the entire industrial chain, is a model of "green chemistry".   PDCPD products not only have the flexible molding characteristics of thermoset materials, but also have similar performance characteristics with thermoplastic materials, which is described as "incredible" ductile materials. The material is light (specific gravity close to water), free design, not only has a high modulus of elasticity, but also has a very high impact resistance, high creep resistance, thermal stability, and outstanding corrosion resistance, weather resistance and paintability, is more suitable for the manufacture of construction machinery, agricultural machinery, trucks, automobile coverings, and sanitary ware, purification tanks, as represented by the integration of large-scale molding products. It is the ideal material to replace glass fiber reinforced plastic, some plastics, metal sheet metal parts, carbon fiber and alloy in the future, and is also the ideal choice for the lightweighting of equipment in new energy vehicles, wind power generation, unmanned aerial vehicles, tunnel templates, robots and many other emerging industries, with a wide range of applications, widely used in automobile manufacturing, construction templates, agricultural machinery, military, civil, medical, scientific research, national defense and other fields, with great potential and development potential. The market potential and development space is huge.
  • Molding process and application of PDCPD resin products produced from DCPD Nov 22, 2023
    Molding process: DCPD-RIM molding, with dicyclopentadiene (DCPD) as the main material, the use of reaction injection molding (RIM), in a very short period of time to produce a large number of or complex shapes of thermosetting cross-linked polydicyclopentadiene (PDCPD) resin products.   Application: The PDCPD products molded by DCPD-RIM have good overall performance. It is widely used instead of engineering plastics and glass fiber reinforced plastic to manufacture large equipment decorative parts and outer covering parts.   Such as: automobile, vehicle field (bumper, fender, deflector, wing, bottom protection shell, battery cover, etc.) Construction machinery and equipment (exterior coverings, doors, ventilation grills, enclosure panels, hoods, canopies, etc.) Sports, equipment field (medical equipment, vending machines, game machines, motorboats and other shell parts) Chemical anti-corrosion field (chemical pipeline, container, grille, valve, filter plate, high temperature anti-corrosion fan, etc.) Other fields (packaging boxes, tool boxes, pallets, covers, etc.) I hope for you to understand the application aspects of DCPD can play a certain help!
  • A few suggestions for the proper use of PDCPD materials! Nov 22, 2023
    Here are a few suggestions for the proper use of PDCPD (Polydicyclopentadiene) materials:   Material Selection: When considering PDCPD for a specific application, ensure that it is a suitable material with the desired mechanical, thermal, and chemical properties for the intended use. PDCPD offers advantages such as high impact resistance, excellent dimensional stability, and corrosion resistance, but it's essential to confirm compatibility with the specific requirements. Design Considerations: Design parts taking into account the unique characteristics of PDCPD. Since PDCPD exhibits low shrinkage and excellent flowability during molding, complex geometries can be achieved with reduced tooling costs. Ensure that proper draft angles, wall thickness, and rib design are considered to optimize the strength and integrity of the final product. Mold Design and Processing: Utilize experienced mold designers and processors familiar with PDCPD to ensure efficient and successful production. Proper mold design, including gate placement and venting, can help minimize defects such as voids, sink marks, and warpage. Process parameters, such as temperature, pressure, and cycle time, should be optimized for the specific PDCPD formulation being used. Surface Finishing: PDCPD can be post-processed to achieve desired surface finishes. Consider methods such as painting, coating, or secondary finishing operations like sanding or polishing to enhance the aesthetic appeal and functional performance of the parts. Testing and Validation: Perform necessary testing and validation procedures to ensure the PDCPD parts meet the required quality standards and performance expectations. Mechanical testing, such as tensile strength, impact resistance, and flexural properties, as well as environmental testing for chemical resistance and thermal stability, can help evaluate the suitability of PDCPD for the intended application. Customer Education: It is important to educate your foreign customers about the unique properties and benefits of PDCPD. Providing technical specifications, material data sheets, and clear documentation regarding handling, storage, and processing guidelines can facilitate their understanding and promote successful application of PDCPD materials. Remember, it is always recommended to consult with PDCPD material suppliers or manufacturing experts to ensure the most appropriate and effective use of PDCPD in specific applications.

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