Specialty / Other Fibers and Filaments

Coated Optical Fiber
from Zeus

An optical fiber ’s ability to perform in the field is often influenced by the type of polymer coating over its glass core. Fiber optics function in many environments with just a primary coating. Environments such as oil and gas sensing, however, may demand a secondary coating to provide... [See More]

  • Material: Synthetic; Coated / Sized; PFA, FEP, ETFE, PEEK, PVDF
  • Use Temperature: -328 to 500
  • Type: Fibers or Monofilaments
  • Applications: Aerospace (optional feature); Automotive / Transportation (optional feature); Electrical (optional feature); Medical (optional feature)
CHR® Cloth-Glass PTFE, ChemlamTape (Brown) -- SGB6-04
from Saint-Gobain Tape Solutions

PTFE films provide a conformable release surface and exhibit a remarkably low coefficient of friction and non-stick properties. PTFE films have high temperature resistance and are virtually unaffected by all chemicals. At elevated temperatures, PTFE film still retains excellent tensile strength. [See More]

  • Material: Fiberglass; Synthetic; Fluoropolymer; Foil Aluminum Silicone
  • Width / OD: 1.42
  • Type: Fibers or Monofilaments
  • Features: Thermal Insulation
LCP Monofilament
from Zeus

At Zeus, we pride ourselves on manufacturing high quality medical device componentry. We have helped manufacturers around the world for over 50 years get extruded components that push boundaries in surgical fields. LCP monofilament fiber is our latest advancement in this area and continues our... [See More]

  • Material: Synthetic; Thermoplastic Resin Liquid Crystal Polymer
  • Use Temperature: -58 to 302
  • Type: Fibers or Monofilaments
  • Applications: Medical; MRI-compatible
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]

  • Material: Synthetic; PFA, FEP, ETFE, PEEK, PVDF, ECTFE
  • 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
  • Features: ChemRes
AVS Sewing Thread -- 20
from AVS Industries

E Fiberglass Sewing Thread is offered for applications requiring intermediate capability up to 1000°F (555°C). For applications up to 1450°F (790°C), S2 Fiberglass Sewing Thread is offered. Metalized Sewing Thread should be used when high temperature resistance is required over 1500ûF (815ûC). Three... [See More]

  • Material: Metal; Cotton Cover Stainless Steel
  • Length: 2200.0
  • Width / OD: 0.02
  • Use Temperature: 1500
ARC-TEX™ Welding Blanket -- WB AT Series
from Steel Guard Safety Corp.

Protect yourself & your equipment from dangerous welding, high-heat, & cutting applications. Provide protection from extreme heat up to 2000 Degrees. SteelGuard Safety ™s welding blankets made from fiberglass, and silica yarn materials provide ideal protection in a variety of high... [See More]

  • Material: Quartz / Fused Silica; Fiberglass; Ceramic; Fiberglass, High Texture Silica Yarn
  • Width / OD: 36.00 to 72.00
  • Type: Fibers or Monofilaments
  • Length: 1.3 to 3.0
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]

  • Material: Nomex®
  • Applications: Aerospace; Apparel; Architectural or Construction; Automotive / Transportation; Electrical; Impact Absorption or Bulletproof; Fire; OEM; Marine
  • Use Temperature: -320 to 350
  • Features: ChemRes; UL; Dielectric Insulation
RED SPARK™ Welding Blanket -- WB RS Series
from Steel Guard Safety Corp.

Protect yourself & your equipment from dangerous welding, high-heat, & cutting applications. Provide protection from extreme heat up to 2000 Degrees. SteelGuard Safety ™s welding blankets made from fiberglass, and silica yarn materials provide ideal protection in a variety of high... [See More]

  • Material: Fiberglass; Coated Silicone Fiberglass
  • Width / OD: 36.00 to 72.00
  • Type: Fibers or Monofilaments
  • Length: 1.3 to 3.0
SLAG-SHIELD™ Welding Blanket -- WB SS Series
from Steel Guard Safety Corp.

Protect yourself & your equipment from dangerous welding, high-heat, & cutting applications. Provide protection from extreme heat up to 2000 Degrees. SteelGuard Safety ™s welding blankets made from fiberglass, and silica yarn materials provide ideal protection in a variety of high... [See More]

  • Material: Fiberglass; Coated Heavy Acrylic Fiberglass
  • Width / OD: 36.00 to 72.00
  • Type: Fibers or Monofilaments
  • Length: 1.3 to 3.0