Aerospace Fibers and Filaments

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
  • Width / OD: 0.00 to 0.04
  • Material: Synthetic; PFA, FEP, ETFE, PEEK, PVDF, ECTFE
  • Features: ChemRes
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: Synthetic; Aramid
  • Breaking Strength: 151.0
Thermal Regulation Textiles -- Outlast®
from CoorsTek

Outlast ® Thermal Regulation. Our Outlast ® textile line was developed to keep astronauts cool and comfortable throughout their missions. Using this space technology, Outlast ® adjusts to your temperature, keeping you comfortable and refreshed. Our dedicated designers ensure that every... [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace; Apparel; Electrical; Fire
  • Features: Thermal Insulation
  • Material: Synthetic; Polyester; Acrylic
3M™ Nextel™ Ceramic Fibers and Textiles
from 3M Advanced Materials Division

From rocket boosters and racecars to industrial furnaces and fuel cells, 3M ™ Nextel ™ Ceramic Fibers and Textiles help enable and protect critical equipment when the heat is on. Once used to protect NASA Space Shuttles against the heat of reentry, today Nextel fabrics provide heat,... [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace; OEM
  • Width / OD: 3.94 to 62.99
  • Material: Alumina; Boron; Quartz / Fused Silica; Ceramic; Blended Fiber Structure
  • Features: Flame or Fire Retardant
Kevlar® -- 29 AP
from DuPont™ Kevlar®

DuPont ™ Kevlar ® brand fiber earned a worldwide reputation for helping dramatically improve the performance of a wide variety of consumer and industrial products - from hoses, ropes and cables to gloves, bullet-resistant vests and helmets and sporting goods. Now, our scientists have... [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace; Apparel; Architectural or Construction; Automotive / Transportation; Electrical; Impact Absorption or Bulletproof; Fire; OEM; Marine
  • Use Temperature: -320 to 350
  • Material: Synthetic; Aramid
  • Breaking Strength: 43.9