Founded in 1995, Clear Carbon and Components (C3) has a 15,000 square foot facility located in Bristol, Rhode Island producing high-end composite components for a wide variety of industries.

Experienced professionals are equipped to take your composite projects through all phases of design to commercial production in just weeks. We have a skilled in-house engineering staff and expert composite techs with decades of experience.

In addition to our staff, we have both three and five axis CNC automated machining capabilities that gives us the ability to create our own tooling and develop new processing technologies. This allows C3 to be a very nimble company with a wide range of capabilities.

Clear Carbon and Components has become the premier supplier of high-end composite components for industrial, defense, transportation, aerospace, and marine applications. Our expertise in composite process engineering and resin techniques, along with a strong collaborative spirit allows C3 to deliver premier components that exceed client expectations.

We continually develop innovative solutions to deliver no-compromise answers to your composite component needs. Our customers know us for reliability and ingenuity, as well as commitment to providing outstanding solutions on time and to budget. We are out-of-autoclave specialists and have expertise in adapting a broad array of molding techniques and materials to meet your project’s specific needs.

Located in and born from America’s boat building epicenter of Bristol, Rhode Island, C3 is your end-to- end composite component solution. What can we create for you?

Matt Dunham - Founder

Matt Dunham – Founder

Matt founded Clear Carbon & Components in 1995

Mike Donahue – General Manager

Mike began his career in 2001 at Clear Carbon and Components (C3). He learned the business from the

ground up and in 2006 took over as shop manager. Mike’s responsibilities have grown with the business. Currently, he is Operations Manager at C3, which is heavily invested in lean manufacturing and constant improvement. In 2019 Mike was responsible for implementing C3’s quality management system to achieve AS9100 certification.

Ben Quay – Engineering Manager

Ben has been the lead engineer at C3 for xxx years.