Atlas Fibre offers a range of machining and fabrication capabilities, including the ability to sand materials using a computer numerical control (CNC) machine. We can machine many types of thermoset materials, including glass and phenolic. Along with being a supplier of thermoset composite shapes, we have more than 60 years of experience with sanding and machining. Learn more about CNC sanding and how this process can benefit your project.
Sanding creates a smooth surface on a material, which can be tailored for your application. A controlled and consistent roughness ideal for gluing, or even a dull shine suitable for cosmetic applications.. This process also removes imperfections and prepares the material for the next step.
We can sand any thermoset sheet to stringent design requirements. Thanks to CNC sanding, your machine shop can begin with a flat sheet of composite and save time when you can skip milling it. At Atlas Fibre, we supply the following sanded composite materials: