is a thermally stable, oxidized PAN fiber with excellent
thermal and chemical resistance.
fiber does not burn, melt or char, resists most chemicals, is
impervious to molten-metal splash and has exceptional electrical resistance.
It has a wide variety of applications including protective clothing,
sealing devices, friction products and protective coverings. Spun
yarns are easily converted to fabric or braids using standard textile
is also available as a staple fiber for production
of mats and felts, or production of spun yarns