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12 June 2000 Industrial and commercial applications of bistable reeled composites
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RolaTube Technology has developed a smart structures technology called bi-stable reeled composite. Made from layers of reinforced thermoplastic, BRC can alternate between two stable forms; that of a strong, rigid structure and that of a compact coil of flat-wound material.
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Quentin M. Compton-Bishop, Andrew J. Daton-Lovett, and Richard G. Curry "Industrial and commercial applications of bistable reeled composites", Proc. SPIE 3991, Smart Structures and Materials 2000: Industrial and Commercial Applications of Smart Structures Technologies, (12 June 2000); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.388176
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