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1. (WO2017187100) DEVICE FOR PRODUCING A PART FROM COMPOSITE MATERIAL INCORPORATING AT LEAST ONE OPTICAL FIBRE

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/187100    International Application No.:    PCT/FR2017/051013
Publication Date: Fri Nov 03 00:59:59 CET 2017 International Filing Date: Sat Apr 29 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: B29C 70/88
B29C 70/52
G02B 6/44
H01B 11/22
B29C 70/86
B29C 47/00
Applicants: STRUCTIL
Inventors: VIALE, Jérémy
COROMINAS, Eric
Title: DEVICE FOR PRODUCING A PART FROM COMPOSITE MATERIAL INCORPORATING AT LEAST ONE OPTICAL FIBRE
Abstract:
A facility (1) for producing a part (3) from composite material incorporating at least one optical fibre (5), said facility comprising at least: a first feed device (2) comprising a plurality of reinforcing fibres (7) impregnated with resin, a second feed device (16) comprising at least one optical fibre (5), separate from the first feed device (2), a pultrusion die (11) in the shape of the part (3) made from composite material to be obtained, a traction device configured to pull the reinforcing fibres (7) and the optical fibre (5) from the feed devices (2) through the pultrusion die (11), and a positioning element (13) present at the entrance (15) of the pultrusion die and having at least one guide opening kept in a predefined position relative to the entrance (15) of the die.