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December 12, 2018


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Fiber Characteristics

AROMATIC ARAMID (Kevlar®, Technora®, Vectran™, Nomex®)

Super Aramids, Aramid copolymers, Gel-spun high modulus polyethylene (HMPE), High Performance Liquid Crystal Aromatic Polyester (LCP) fibers

Manufactured Fiber

CHARACTERISTICS:

  • High tensile strength
  • High abrasion resistance
  • Lightweight
  • High resistance to chemicals
  • Excellent durability
  • Thermal stability
  • Heat/flame resistance
  • Low moisture absorption
  • Cut/slash/impact resistant

MAJOR END USES:

  • Protective textiles & apparel / PPE
  • Industrial Specialty fabrics
  • Ropes / cables
  • Aerospace / military / law enforcement
  • Heavy lift slings / straps
  • Specialty electronics
  • Flexible composites / inflatables

 

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Dr. Cool's Women's Studio cooling headbands provide chemical-free comfort and cooling. They are made using Coolcore's patented cooling technology, which provides three distinct functions: wicking, moisture circulation and regulated evaporation. The result is a stylish accessory piece that can go from "work out" to "out and about" with ease. Colors: Blue, Curaco, Fuscia, and Watercolor.
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