sandwich construction

Definitions

Cars & Driving

  • noun a composite construction of alloys, plastics and other materials consisting of a foam or honeycomb layer and glued between two hard outer sheets

Construction

  • composite construction usually incorporating thin layers of a strong material bonded to a thicker, weaker, and lighter core material, such as rigid foam or paper honeycomb, to createa product that has high strength-to-weight and stiffness-to-weight ratios.
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