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Benefits our advanced composite fibre tubes can offer you!


'You will save time, effort and money!'




Hardy Advanced Composites Limited (HACL) offer you a truly 'one stop shop' for your tubular composite components, saving you time, effort and money.


We can offer you surface machining, drilling, milling and turning services to deliver you a finished component, ready for your application.


Our painting facilities are second to none in the composites industry, having been adapted for our military and aerospace customers from technologies perfected in the manufacture of high quality carbon and glass fibre fishing tackle.


We are a true solutions provider in the bespoke composites market.


Your tubing needs are guaranteed to be fulfilled, with stock tooling for over 500 different parallel and tapered internal diameters giving an almost infinite range of carbon and glass fibre composite tube possibilities too numerous to list. Please contact our sales team for advice on choosing the right carbon or glass fibre tube to suit your application and budget.


Whether you want an off the shelf type carbon fibre tube or a complete design and supply service of the highest calibre, Hardy Advanced Composites Ltd has the resources and experience to deliver. Constructed using a roll wrap process from carbon fibre or glass fibres and using an epoxy based resin system, Hardy Advanced Composites Ltd's tubes offer the customer the option of accurate fibre alignment and reinforcement options throughout the length of the tube for the optimum balance of stiffness, strength, weight and cost.


We are a one stop solution finder for parallel and tapered composite tubes. The company has extensive technical knowledge in the use of woven and multi directional fibre composites and is able to advise on the suitability of a wide range of resin matrices. In most cases, composite fibre tubes can be used as a direct replacement for metal tubes whilst offering enhanced performance and significant savings in weight. Hardy Advanced Composites Ltd can offer finishing and painting services to meet your geometric tolerance and aesthetic appearance requirements.


Our design service combines over 40 years' experience manufacturing composite fibre tubes with the latest engineering techniques including finite element analysis (FEA) and the company's ISO 9001:2008 registration reflects its ongoing commitment to the achievement of consistent product quality performance.



Willowburn ¦ Alnwick ¦ Northumberland ¦ NE66 2PF

Registered in England No. 07854970

VAT Reg. No. GB 131 2449 48

Phone : +44 (0)1665 602550 Fax : +44 (0)1665 663724

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Registered Office: Hardy & Greys Limited, One Glass Wharf, Bristol, BS2 0ZX