don pitcher wrote:
If using titanium, there is a big difference from pure titanium (40,000 psi yield) vs aircraft grade titanium Ti-6Al-4V with 6% aluminum and 4% vanadium (120,000 psi yield).
And a Good grade of carbon pultrusion processed Rod, it will have an Ultimate tensile strength of 320,000-psi.Ya GET it ?
Titanium is expensive and very hard to work on.
And Carbon is Easy to work with ; once Ya know the rules !!