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such as Hexcel HM63 or Toray M46J may require
modifications to the standard cure cycles in order
to avoid microcracking, especially if the application
involves thermal cycling to cryogenic temperatures.
When considering cure cycles for honeycomb
sandwich structure, the characteristics of both the
prepreg and the film adhesive need to be considered.
The combination of
CYCOM 5320-1 prepreg and FM309-1 film
adhesive has been successful in structures designed
to be cured exclusively in-mold at 177°C. For
structures designed to be cured at 121°C, demolded
and postcured freestanding to 177°C, a modified
cure cycle may be indicated for this prepreg and
adhesive combination. Alternatively other adhesives
such as FM209-1, MTA240 or MTA241 can be
considered.

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