International Journal of Engineering Research in Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IJERMCE)

Monthly Journal for Mechanical and Civil Engineering

Volume1,September 2016,

Topic : Fabrication of Table Tennis Bat Using Pineapple Leaf Fiber

Authors:Prashanth. M || Jerome Nithin Gladson G, Jithu K Thampi,Joshi James

Abstract:The aim of the project is to fabricate a table tennis bat by polymer reinforced composite materials. The bat is made using Epoxy resin reinforced with pineapple leaf fiber. These agricultural wastes can be used to prepare fiber reinforced polymer composites for commercial use. Pineapple fiber can be obtained for industrial purposes without any additional cost. The main advantages of these fibers are their low cost, low density, high specific strength and modulus, renewable nature, and comparatively easy process ability. This project also deals with studying the properties of the composite material made. Various test are carried out to find the mechanical properties of the composite material. Finally the other possible application of the composite material made is found on the bases of the testing and evaluation done..

Keywords: PALF; Fabrication; Tests; Low Density; High specific Strength; Applications

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DOI: 01.1617/vol1iss5pid001173


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