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September 21, 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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DRAPER CANINE THERAPY® DOG BEDS
The Draper Canine Therapy® Dog Bed offers a high-quality therapeutic bed for relief from surgery, injuries or arthritic conditions. The Dog Bed have contains (Face: 50% Celliant® Polyester/50% Wool; Back: 100% Polyester; Inner Bed: 50% Polyester/50% Cotton; Fill: 100% Recycled PET). Celliant® is the world's most technologically advanced fiber containing a proprietary blend of minerals extruded into a polyester fiber.
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MANHATTAN PORTAGE PRALL BACKPACK
Made out of lightweight and durable CORDURA® Lite fabric, this unique bag can be worn over the shoulder that includes a strap clasp to eliminate extra straps from hanging. It also features reflective tape that will definitely make you stand out in a crowd. Unique one strap backpack design featuring both drawstring and buckle closure 3M™ reflective strip for extra visibility.
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