Aerospace Synthetic Fibers and Fabrics Datasheets

Kevlar® 49 High-Modulus Type Fiber -- K49
from DuPont Protection Technologies

High-modulus type used primarily in fiber optic cable, textile processing, plastic reinforcement, ropes, cables,  and composites for marine sporting goods and aerospace applications. [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace; Apparel; Architectural or Construction; Automotive / Transportation; Electrical; Impact Absorption or Bulletproof; Fire; OEM; Marine
  • Use Temperature: -320 to 350
  • Material: Aramid
  • Breaking Strength: 410.0
Kevlar® -- 29
from DuPont™ Kevlar®

The original family of product types of Kevlar ® having similar tensile properties and with many deniers and finishes, these yarns are used in ballistic applications, ropes and cables, protective apparel such as cut-resistant gloves, in life protection uses such as helmets, vehicular armoring... [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace; Apparel; Architectural or Construction; Automotive / Transportation; Electrical; Impact Absorption or Bulletproof; Fire; OEM; Marine
  • Use Temperature: -320 to 350
  • Material: Aramid
  • Breaking Strength: 10.4
LyTherm® 880-LAH High Temperature Commercial Paper
from Lydall Performance Materials

LyTherm ® 880-LH Binderless Grade Paper is a 100% inorganic material processed from washed, spun, high purity alumina-silica fibers. It is recommended for continuous use at temperatures up to 2600 °F (1427 °C) in applications where off-gassing of the organic binder cannot be tolerated. [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace; Fire; Medical; Heat Treating
  • Thickness: 0.0312
  • Material: Alumina
  • Width / OD: 12.00 to 24.00
Standard & Customized Drawn Fiber
from Zeus

Ideal for abrasive environments, Zeus ’ drawn fibers maintain exceptional performance under high levels of mechanical stress, extreme temperatures, and aggressive chemical exposure. These lightweight fibers also offer high tensile strength, abrasion resistance, optical clarity and superior... [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace; Electrical; Hydraulic Hose Over-Braid, Braided Sleeving, Braided Cord / Twine, Woven Mesh, Conveyor Systems, Strings, Brushes, Catheter Braiding/Coiling
  • Features: ChemRes
  • Width / OD: 0.00 to 0.04
Mesh -- TA01
from Apex Mills

Fabrics can incorporate anti-microbial and stain resistant finishes [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace; Apparel; Automotive / Transportation; Medical
  • Fabric Weight: 145.8
  • Material: Polyester
Nomex Tape
from GLT Products (Great Lakes Textiles, Inc.)

Exceptionally rugged fabric that stands up to abrasive, high-heat environs [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace; Fire; OEM; HVAC; Expansion Joints, Conveyor Belting
  • Thickness: 0.0600
  • Material: Aramid
  • Width / OD: 1.00 to 40.00