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Thanks to clever engineering, Scheurer Swiss GmbH develops pioneering solution with unique composite carbon 3D print components for a high-tech sailing catamaran.

Exploring turquoise waters in style and peace on board a luxurious high-tech sailing catamaran or crossing oceans on a fast pace – this is what Moonwave Gunboat 60/03 with its hybrid system offers its owner and his guests. The carbon fibre catamaran is taken care off by two competent and friendly crew members who keep it up to date and also at the edge of technology.

Thanks to clever engineering, Scheurer Swiss GmbH develops unique composite 3D printed carbon components for high-tech sailing catamaran.

Thanks to clever engineering, Scheurer Swiss GmbH develops unique composite 3D printed carbon components for high-tech sailing catamaran.

The Moonwave crew recently ordered highly modern and extremely efficient carbon-reinforced 3D-printed composite components from Scheurer Swiss GmbH. It was only thanks to sophisticated engineering and a unique bonding mechanism that it became possible to develop composite carbon 3D print components of the required dimensions. The parts will be fitted in a state-of-the-art titanium rudder bearing system – for this application precision, weight and strength are key factors. With diameters of up to 630 mm, an impressive size for two 3D-printed components, the bearing cages will be an essential feature of making the steering of the luxury catamaran even easier.

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With the right engineering, the innovative technology of composite carbon 3D print finds the most incredible areas of application – we will be happy to advise you on your journey to an ultra-light, extremely stable future!

You too can benefit from the comprehensive lightweight construction know-how gained from more than 30 years of Formula 1 engineering and our complete service in the field of fibre-reinforced composites, which is unique in Switzerland.

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Composite support for Swiss “Black Star” sailing team

A flying sailboat, a team of seven professional sailors, perfect wind and water conditions – and Scheurer Swiss GmbH with its composite support right in the middle!

As the only service provider in Switzerland, Scheurer Swiss GmbH offers a complete service that, in addition to design and engineering, also includes the production of high-performance and ultra-lightweight fiber composite components as well as the provision of specialist expertise. For example, Scheurer Swiss GmbH supports the first professional German-Swiss GC32 sailing team “Black Star“, which is participating for the first time this year in the internationally known and renowned GC32 Racing Tour, not only from a technical point of view by providing extensive composite support on land and in the water. Scheurer Swiss goes one step further: it also offers active marketing support to the sailing team, which is staffed with international professional sailors and competes for Switzerland, and is personally on site at the races. The Swiss sailing team is happy to take advantage of the all-round service provided by Scheurer Swiss GmbH.

Composite support: Scheurer Swiss supports the first professional swissgerman sailing team "Black Star" at the GC32 Racing Tour.

Composite support: Scheurer Swiss supports the first professional swissgerman sailing team “Black Star” at the GC32 Racing Tour.

At every training session and at each of the five racing events in 2019, Scheurer Swiss GmbH will be sailing alongside in an escort boat, will be up close and personal with the team and, equipped with all the necessary composite emergency materials such as carbon, resin and other adhesives as well as the appropriate tools providing optimum support, either directly on site or back on land. This includes maintenance and servicing work as well as the design, engineering and production of spare parts or accessories, quickly and efficiently using our modern 3D printing technology. At the same time, valuable image and video material is created that the team can use to analyze and improve their training and racing performance, as well as for their website and social media channels – making the “Black Star” sailing team even more attractive to sponsors.
Once again, Scheurer Swiss GmbH is following its corporate philosophy, which is unique in Switzerland: competent 360° complete service from a single source.

We keep our fingers crossed for the new Swiss sailing team – do you?
Fly, Black Star, fly!

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Would you also like to benefit from our comprehensive lightweight composite know-how from over 30 years of Formula 1 engineering and our complete service, which is unique in Switzerland?

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