Kayak made of glass fibre reinforced plastic stiffened with carbon fibre

Made:
Shoreham-by-Sea

Kayak made of glass fibre reinforced plastic stiffened with carbon fibre, upper section red, lower unpainted to show structure. Incorporates Grafil - Courtaulds carbon reinforcement.

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Science Museum: Challenge of Materials Gallery

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Details

Category:
Farnborough
Object Number:
1993-2648
Materials:
carbon fibre, glass fibre, resin (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (as displayed): hight = 4000 mm x width = 620 mm x depth = 350 mm,

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