Mongoose Hybrid™ is the latest evolution of Ingersoll Machine Tools iconic AFPM first released in 2009.
Mongoose Hybrid™ is a multipurpose center for composites manufacturing that complements the original Mongoose™ fiber placement unique capabilities with a complete array of additional modules that let you also tape lay, trim, inspect, 3D-print and mill.
These multiple configurations are automatically exchanged and operated to increase the quality and the productivity of your layup process.
Mongoose Hybrid™ can fiber-place, tape-lay and inspect a wide variety of carbon fibers materials from the most common to the most challenging including epoxies, BMI, thermoplastics, carbon fiber, glass fiber, and more.
Mongoose Hybrid™‘s size and configuration can be easily tailored and optimized to fit your process and meet your end-user needs.
- 4 to 32 parallel tows (1/8”, 1/4”, or 1/2” wide)
- Multiple modules automatically exchanged: fiber place tape laying trimming automated inspection
- Siemens 840 D and Sinumerik One CNCs
- Programming, simulation, optimization, and diagnostics performed through Ingersoll proprietary software