Fiber

DFNDR Armor Selects Honeywell Spectra® Material for New Military and Law Enforcement Body Armor

Honeywell's Spectra-® fiber to be used exclusively for RD of next-generation body armor technology DFNDR Armor to use Spectra Shield to manufacture one of today's lightest, most high-protection lines of body armor plates MORRIS PLAINS, N.J., July 27, 2016 - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that DFNDR Armor, a leading engineer of U.S.-made advanced body armor systems, is using Honeywell...

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Uno & Company Ltd. Launches New Bromine-Free Synthetic Hair Fibers Using FRX Polymers® Nofia® Flame Retardant

Bromine-Free Unolon-Eco and SF-Remi Fibers are Easy to Curl, Tangle-Free, and Easily Blended with Human Hair CHELMSFORD, Mass. - Uno Company Ltd. (UNO), Wanju-gun, South Korea, has announced the launch of new synthetic hair fibers for wigs and weaves which use bromine-free Nofiaflame retardant (FR) from FRX Polymers Inc. The new synthetic hair fibers, called Unolon-Eco and SF-Remi, offer a range...

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Converting Diverter Dampers from Stone Wool to Superwool® Plus Blanket Yields Labor and Fixture Savings

Converting Diverter Dampers from Stone Wool to Superwool® Plus Blanket Yields Labor and Fixture Savings

When Esscano Power A/S wanted to improve its diverter damper insulation from mineral wool (rock wool) material, the company examined all the available alternatives, ultimately locating numerous online references to high temperature insulation wool from Morgan Advanced Materials. After heat calculations demonstrating that its Superwool-® Plus blanket material would reduce total insulation...

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Ultra-Thin Fiber targets manufacturers of fishing line.

Made from ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene using gel-spinning process, ultra-thin Spectra-® Fiber enables smooth casts and optimal line sensitivity to fish bites. Product is resistant to chemicals, UV light, abrasion, and stretching, extending life of fishing lines. Spectra Fiber is also suitable for rope and lifting slings, mooring lines, hurricane-resistant panels for windows and...

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Short Glass Fiber Reinforcements target automotive applications.

Offering alternatives to short glass fiber reinforced polyamide and long glass fiber reinforced PP, 248A and PerforMax-® 249 produce polypropylene components such as door modules, front ends, and air intake manifolds. Both Short Glass Fiber reinforcements provide balance of tensile strength and impact resistance to meet tough automotive application requirements. With low fuzz and fines...

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Agy Introduces S-3 HDI(TM) Glass Fiber for High Performance Printed Circuit Boards

AIKEN, SC, USA - AGY, a leading global producer of glass fiber yarns and high-strength glass fiber reinforcements, has introduced S-3 HDI(TM) glass fiber for high performance printed circuit boards (PCBs). Designed to meet the demanding technical requirements of high-density interconnect (HDI) technology in PCBs - especially integrated circuit (IC) package substrates - S-3 HDI fibers enable the...

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Glass Fiber handles high-temperature fluid applications.

Designed for polyphenylene sulfide composites, HydroStrand(TM) Chopped Strand Glass Fiber can replace metal in demanding automotive and industrial applications. Product provides mechanical strength and hydrolysis resistance for applications exposed to aggressive high-temperature fluids such as cooling modules, thermostat covers, impellers, and pumps. Hydrolysis resistance help minimize risk of...

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nLight Introduces New Line of Photodarkening Resistant Fibers

nLight Introduces New Line of Photodarkening Resistant Fibers

Vancouver, WA USA March 16, 2009 - nLIGHT Corporation (nLIGHT) announced today the availability of new highly doped, photodarkening resistant ytterbium fibers with up to 60 percent (%) higher absorption at 920 nanometer (nm) and pump conversion efficiencies routinely over 75 %. In 2005 the fiber division of nLIGHT, previously LIEKKI Corporation, was the first active fiber manufacturer to publish...

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PEEK Drawn Fiber offers abrasion and corrosion resistance.

Available in strands ranging from .003-.040 in., PEEK Drawn Fiber comes in natural, black, red, green, yellow, blue, orange, and violet to meet specific industry requirements for braiding identification. Woven braiding creates sleeve that can be placed over existing wire assemblies to guard against chaffing. Able to perform in temperatures up to 480-

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