Advanced Ceramics Manufacturing

An Aerospace Company


Unlike conventional mandrel materials, which must be tediously removed from composite layups, Aquacore mandrels are readily soluble in cold tap water and can easily be washed away from the finished part.

Aquacore saves time and labor, and the wash-away feature minimizes the possibility of damaging fine details.

  • Washes away in cold tap water
  • Environmentally friendly; no special disposal procedures required.
  • Nontoxic and odorless
  • Remove mandrel from inaccessible hidden areas Easily dried in a convection oven
  • Strong and lightweight Makes complex part manufacturing possible
  • Compatible with all commercial resins and pre-preg compounds
  • Easily repaired
  • Saves time, labor, and money 

Aquacore™ Specifications

Compressive Strength: 742 ± 31 psi at 70° F/21° C
Density Dry: 33.7 lbs. / cu. ft. at 250 psi compaction
Coefficient of Thermal Expansion: 2.6 x 10-6 mm / mm° C

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Our Customers

Serving Many Industries

  • Aerospace Defense
  • Aerospace Commercial
  • Defense
  • Manufacturing
  • Racing
  • Research
  • Universities

A few of our Customers: