Tensile strength of woven yarn kenaf fiber reinforced polyester composites

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A.E. Ismail; M.A. Che Abdul Aziz;
  • Publisher: Universiti Malaysia Pahang
  • Journal: Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Sciences (issn: 2289-4659, eissn: 2231-8380)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15282/jmes.9.2015.15.0163
  • Subject: Kenaf yarn | tensile strength | natural fiber composites | woven kenaf fibers | Mechanical engineering and machinery | TJ1-1570 | Mechanics of engineering. Applied mechanics | TA349-359

This paper presents the tensile strength of woven kenaf fiber reinforced polyester composites. The as-received yarn kenaf fiber is weaved and then aligned into specific fiber orientations before it is hardened with polyester resin. The composite plates are shaped accord... View more
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