The AC Whalan Composites Carbon Vent tube is 40% lighter in weight when compared to our standard ACW226 ventilation duct, the main reason behind the reduction in weight is to reduce lifting & handling injuries. The advantages of filament wound Carbon Fibre are the whilst they produce a much lighter tube it also produces product with high level of durability ensuring a longer working life in the tough underground environment,

  • High Quality DPI FRAS approval & certification (copies available upon request).
  • Longer life due to high impact resistance Corrosion resistant in harsh environments.
  • Lightweight and high strength to meet the needs of high capacity fans & long runs. (Up to 40% lighter & 20% stronger than our standard ACW226 vent products).
  • Lowest resistance compared to other materials, typically a K factor of 0.0025.
  • Virtually nil leakage when used with Rubber jointing bands, standard and velcro available in various widths.
  • Carrying and lifting handles standard.
  • Ongoing product development for long term benefits to mining companies Extra end reinforcement for longer life, damage protection and a safer product, minimising the risk of Hand Injuries.
  • Maxiflow MV is tested so you are assured it will perform to your expectation whilst in operation.

Quality Raw Materials

AC Whalan Composites only use the highest quality raw materials during manufacturing process of our products. These include: