- Developed by the Kuraray Group, Vectran® is a high-
performance multifilament yarn spun from liquid crystal polymer
(LCP). Vectran® is the only commercially available melt spun LCP
fiber in the world. Vectran® exhibits exceptional strength and
rigidity. Pound for pound, Vectran® fiber is five times stronger
than steel and ten times stronger than aluminum. Vectran®'s
mechanical performance, combined with other unique properties
make it an ideal choice for a variety of purposes including
aerospace, military, ocean exploration and development,
electronic support structures, recreation and leisure industry,
safety materials, industrial application (ropes and cables,
composites), protective apparel, and high-pressure inflatables.
VELCRO® Brand VELCOIN® Fasteners
- Developed by VELCRO USA, these fasteners are available in a variety of round shapes that prevents lifted edges and easy peel from the release liner. A variety of backings are also available, including pressure sensitive rubber-based and acrylic adhesives or heat sealable and solvent activated coatings. The hook and loop components are sold separately in multiple roll sizes to accommodate specific requirements. The product is available in VELCRO® Brand Hook and Loop or plastic VELCRO® Brand Hook and Knit to suit particular applications. Other combinations include plastic hooks, polyester hook and loop, and knit loop.
Vetex® Coating, Laminating Products
- Vetex, the leading Belgian specialist in textile coating and lamination materials, offers seam seal tapes, a variety of innovative laminates and coatings for surgical and professional wear, laminates and coatings for technical and industrial applications, and labels. Vetex® products service a broad array of markets including: Professional Apparel, Outdoor Apparel, Footwear, Seamless Apparel, Surgical Wear, Military, Technical Applications, FR Applications,Mattress Covers, and Labels.