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Old 01-13-2018, 10:56 AM
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The future of carbon fiber?

This looks promising

Scientists are making carbon fiber from plants instead of petroleum
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Old 01-13-2018, 11:23 AM
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Very cool. Thanks for posting.
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Old 01-13-2018, 12:07 PM
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I sort of wonder, eventually would biochemical engineering get good enough you can program a vat of e. coli to grow your fibers, kind of like how they do beer w/ yeast these days...
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Old 01-13-2018, 12:12 PM
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They really mean the resin (matrix), not the fibers, right?
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Old 01-13-2018, 03:50 PM
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The fibers.
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