Medical Fabric can be RF welded, heat and sonic sealed.

Medical Fabric can be RF welded, heat and sonic sealed.

Available in 54 and 60 in. rolls, Medical Fabrics are suited for fabricating inflatable medical products. These soft, non-stretch, thermoplastic polyurethane-coated nylon fabrics hold air, water, and gels and can be manufactured using RF welding as well as heat and sonic sealing technologies. Flame-retardant, fluid-proof, cleanable, stain-resistant, anti-bacterial, and anti-fungal fabrics,...

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New Vinyl Line Engineered for Children's Products

New Vinyl Line Engineered for Children's Products

CARMEL, Indiana - Top Value Fabrics is featuring a new line of vinyl specifically engineered for children's products. This durable 18 oz. Vinyl Coated Polyester fabric is CPSIA Compliant and is both Mildew and UV Resistant. Available in 16 popular colors, this is the ideal fabric for many children's products to include wall pads, athletic and exercise mats, punching bags, inflatables, athletic...

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Fine Filament Aramid Yarn provides ballistic protection. .

Consisting of 1,000 filaments, Twaron 550f1000 is suited for soft anti-ballistic products for police, law enforcement, and military markets where trends are toward lightweight bulletproof vests that comply with strict safety regulations. In woven fabric, yarn is suitable for anti-ballistic and anti-stab products. It offers fragment resistance as well as optimized resistance to blast effects of...

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Anti-Ballistic Fabric reduces back face deformation. .

Based on para-aramid fiber, Twaron® LFT SB1 plus integrates ballistic protection with integrated trauma control for vests used by soldiers and police. Fabric consists of 4 layers of Twaron, arranged in 0°, 90°, +45°, and -45° orientations and laminated together with resin. This lends to softness, flexibility, protection, and comfort. Product offers 30% less back face deformation than max of...

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PGI Unveils New Platform Technology to Produce Nonwovens with Submicron Fibers

Submicron Containing Materials Deliver Improved Performance Properties for Healthcare, Industrial, Filtration and New Emerging Markets CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Polymer Group, Inc. (PGI) today unveiled a new platform technology to produce nonwovens containing submicron fibers that can deliver improved performance properties for healthcare, industrial, filtration and new emerging market applications....

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First All Black Twaron Fiber Produced

ARNHEM, The Netherlands - Teijin Aramid Introduces Twaron Black Teijin Aramid started the production of the first all black aramid fiber, Twaron Black, in Emmen. Twaron, normally golden yellow in color due to the chemical process, now is completely black for the first time. With its three production sites in the Netherlands, Teijin Aramid is responsible for more than half of the world's...

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DUNMORE and Partner Bron Aerotech Co-Exhibiting Latest Ultra-Light, High-Performance Films and Tapes for Post-Shuttle Era Space Programs at AIAA Space 2011 Conference

DUNMORE Joins Select Group of 70 Corporate Members in Space Industry's Leading Engineering Association BRISTOL, Pa., Sept. 20, 2011 - DUNMORE Corporation will exhibit the films protecting space projects such as the International Space Station and NASA's Juno, NPP and GRAIL missions at the AIAA (American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics) Space 2011 Conference. DUNMORE will be exhibiting...

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Kevlar® Fabric

Kevlar® Fabric

CS Hyde Company announces a new product line of Kevlar® 8 oz. woven fabric. Kevlar® is 60 wide and sold by the lineal foot. Kevlar® is high heat resistant, cut resistant and very strong. It is difficult to ignite, does not propagate flame and decomposes at 900-ºF. This Kevlar® is not bullet-proof. Typical uses: Protective sleeves, gloves, aprons, welding blankets, heat shields/ heat...

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Cemetery Funeral Supply Chooses Superior Tent Fabric

When Stanley Scruggs took over Cemetery Funeral Supply (CFS) in 1994, he established a reputation for distributing only the highest-quality equipment. Offering everything from carriages to chairs and lights, tents are by far the company's largest business segment. To meet his exacting standards and specifications, Scruggs relies on WeatherMax 80 and WeatherMax FR from Safety Components for...

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The Promise of Fiber Reinforced Thermoplastics: Pepin Associates' DiscoTex® Enables Lightweight, Recyclable Parts

The Promise of Fiber Reinforced Thermoplastics: Pepin Associates' DiscoTex® Enables Lightweight, Recyclable Parts

There is no doubt that fiber-reinforced materials have high strength-to-weight ratios which make them appealing for many applications, especially aviation and automotive. However, the high-cost of carbon fiber and the limits of mass production of fiber-reinforced materials which require lay-up remain a barrier to these industries. On-going research by Pepin Associates is leading to mechanisms...

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