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Epoxy Matrix Composite reinforced by 70% carbon fibers

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Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer (CFRP)
Composition: 70% carbon fibers in epoxy matrix
Property Value in metric unit Value in US unit
Density 1.6 *10³ kg/m³ 101 lb/ft³
Tensile modulus (LW) 181 GPa 26300 ksi
Tensile modulus (CW) 10.3 GPa 1500 ksi
Tensile strength (LW) 1500 MPa 215000 psi
Tensile strength (CW) 40 MPa 5800 psi
Thermal expansion (20 ºC, LW) 0.02*10-6 ºCˉ¹ 0.01*10-6 in/(in* ºF)
Thermal expansion (20 ºC, CW) 22.5*10-6 ºCˉ¹ 12.5*10-6 in/(in* ºF)

LW- Lengthwise direction, CW- Crosswise direction

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