Composite Materials

Structural Core Materials

INTRODUCTION

Gurit is a technical leader in the development and manufacture of structural core materials. Cores in a sandwich construction are specified by designers and architects to increase stiffness and reduce the weight of a composite structure. Gurit has a range of core materials to fit any specification or manufacturing process.

THE COMPLETE STRUCTURAL CORE MATERIALS & SOLUTIONS FROM GURIT


PRODUCT PAGE MAIN FEATURES DATASHEETS
PVC
Gurit® PVC All purpose foam
Suitable for all sandwich applications
Superior strength & stiffness:weight ratio
Outstanding chemical resistance
Gurit® PVC
Gurit® PVC HT PVC HT - High temperature processing up to 140°C Gurit® PVC HT
SAN Gurit® Corecell™ T Industrial grade structural foam
Compatible with prepreg processing
Superior strength & stiffness:weight
Cost-effective
Gurit® Corecell™ T
Gurit® Corecell™ M High performance foam, ideal for marine applications
High shear strength and low density
Compatible with prepreg processing
High elongation for toughness
Gurit® Corecell™ M
Gurit® Corecell™ A Ultra tough foam suitable for slamming applications Gurit® Corecell™ A
Gurit® Corecell™ S Sub-sea buoyancy foam Gurit® Corecell™ S
PET

Gurit® G-PET™ Recyclable
Cost-effective
Excellent mechanical properties
Gurit® G-PET™
Gurit® G-PET™ LITE Benefits from 'LITE' surface treatment
Gurit® G-PET™ FR Recyclable fire retardant foam for civil applications
Also available with 'LITE' surface treatment
Gurit® G-PET™ FR
BALSA Gurit® Balsaflex™ Classic wood core
Available in typical densities and formats
Very high mechanical properties
Sustainably and responsibly sourced
Gurit® Balsaflex™

In selected countries in the APAC region, Gurit® PVCell™ is still available, please contact your local Gurit sales manager / distributor or agent for further detail.

CORE FINISHING

Gurit standard product forms include Single Cut / Double Cut / Contour Scrim / Surface Grooves and Vacuum Infusion core as well as combinations of these formats. Gurit can also tailor sheets to your own specifications.

Core Finishing

CORE KITTING

Gurit has an extensive kitting capability to provide all the Gurit® Corecell™ formats in customised, numbered, ready to use, CNC machined kits. Gurit’s machining strategy for core is to develop a range of cutting techniques that provide a cost-effective and flexible kitting solution to satisfy customer requirements.

Core Kitting

NOTICE

The Company strongly recommends that Customers make test panels and conduct appropriate testing of any goods or materials supplied by the Company to ensure that they are suitable for the Customer’s planned application. Such testing should include testing under conditions as close as possible to those to which the final component may be subjected. The Company specifically excludes any warranty of fitness for purpose of the goods other than as set out in writing by the Company. The Company reserves the right to change specifications without notice and Customers should satisfy themselves that information relied on by the Customer is that which is currently published by the Company on its website. Any queries may be addressed to the Technical Department.