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Carbon Fiber 101 - What Is It Used For?

Carbon fiber is most notably used to reinforce composite materials, particularly the class of materials known as carbon fiber reinforced plastics. This class of materials is used in aircraft parts, high-performance vehicles, sporting equipment such as racing bikes, radio controlled vehicles, wind generator blades and gears and other demanding mechanical applications; a more thorough discussion of these uses, including composite lay-up techniques, can be found in the carbon fiber reinforced plastic article.

Other Uses Include (but not limited to):

Musical instruments
Parts
Utensils
Vehicles, Engine Parts
Sports Equipment & Clothes, Armor
Toys
Industrial
Aerospace
Aircraft
Medical Equipment

And Many Others...