Carbon fibre oxidising oven, mid 1960s.

Made:
1963-1967 in Farnborough, Hampshire and England
maker:
Royal Aircraft Establishment

Oxidising oven used in the early development of carbon fibre at RAE, Farnborough, containing polyacrilonitrite in various stages of oxidation, mid 1960s

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
1985-1349
type:
oxidation ovens
credit:
Royal Aircraft Establishment