Mongoose™ is Ingersoll Machine Tools iconic Fiber Placement Machine first released in 2009.
Mongoose™ is aimed at the wide-and-high, complex geometry, composite part manufacturing needs. With its unique bundle of extra-large working volume and extremely compact deposition heads, Mongoose™ has become the equipment of choice to lay up confined, female molds and complex, male geometries.
Mongoose™ can place a wide variety of fiber reinforced materials, from the most common to the most challenging including epoxies, BMI, thermoplastics, carbon fiber, glass fiber, and more.
Mongoose™‘s size and configuration can be easily tailored and optimized to fit your process and meet your end-user needs.
- 4 to 32 tow varieties (1/8”, 1/4”, or 1/2” wide)
- Multiple modules automatically exchanged
- Siemens 840D and Sinumerik One CNCs
- Programming, simulation, optimization, and diagnostics performed through Ingersoll proprietary software.