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Belcotex Products by TexTech

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Belcotex manufactures sustainable, environmentally friendly fibers that deliver reliability and versatility in numerous applications. These noncombustible fibers are designed for use with high operating temperatures up to 1050° C. Belcotex’s fibrous materials provide protection, insulation, sealing, filtering, and strengthening.

TexTech Industries utilizes Belcotex fibers in our high-end, woven, and nonwoven textiles, selected for the distinct advantages they deliver in a broad range of applications. Our proprietary TexTech Woven Style 10089 is composed of Belcotex fibers, providing unmatched benefits in the applications they serve.

About TexTech Woven Style 10089

TexTech Woven Style 10089 is a high-performance fabric that features quality construction with the following specifications:

  • 100% Belcotex fibers, free from organic binders
  • Shot-free (Fiber Index 100)
  • Non-respirable
  • 2×2 basket weave
  • 30×15 warp/picks per inch

TexTech Woven Style 10089 features superior thermal properties, with a melting range greater than 1500° C. This fiber is designed for long-term continuous use at temperatures up to 1050° C, making it an ideal selection for a range of high-temperature operations and purposes. Mechanical properties of the TexTech Woven Style 10089 include:

  • Weight of 15.7 OPSY
  • 04” thickness
  • 2% shrinkage at 475° F over two hours
  • MD breaking strength of 121.67 lbs.
  • CMD breaking strength of 62 lbs.
  • 7 Mullen burst (lbs./in²)
  • Superior drapability
  • Very soft hand

Woven fibers are available for combination with non-woven fibers. Virtually any woven fiber can be used, including popular options such as:

  • Pre-ox pan
  • Para-aramids
  • Meta-aramids
  • SiO2 fibers
  • Pre-ox pan and para-aramid spunlace

Applications & Benefits

TexTech’s Woven Style 10089 is ideally suited for use in high stakes industries such as:

  • Aerospace
  • Defense
  • Automotive
  • Industrial/construction

With the use of Belcotex fibers, the TexTech Woven Style 10089 delivers distinctive benefits and capabilities.

  • Protection

Belcotex fibers are used to protect people, capital goods, and the environment. You’ll find these fibers in non-toxic, life-saving systems; fireproof endothermic acoustic insulation and fire blocker; as well as passenger seats on airplanes; efficient automobile emission control; and heat shields and insulation within passenger vehicles.

  • Insulation

Belcotex fibers are used as insulating materials for the purposes of saving energy and other resources while reducing emissions, supporting efficient emission control within the automotive industry, and in a range of industrial applications.

  • Sealing

For heat and fire safety, Belcotex fibers deliver high-temperature heat sealing. These fibers are trusted in airplane passenger cabins, automobiles, and in a wide range of industrial applications.

  • Filtration

Belcotex fibers are used to filter gases and fluids used in life-supporting systems, such as those found in passenger aircraft.

  • Strengthening

Belcotex’s lightweight construction technologies and fiber-reinforced composites provide strength to improve the durability and reliability of the products and components in which these fibers are used.

Learn More About Belcotex Products from TexTech

Belcotex fibers offer superior qualities that allow TexTech to produce high-performance, reliable materials for clients, serving a range of industries and applications. These superior fibers can be combined with other fiber material to create custom solutions offering the properties required to meet the needs of any application.

Learn more about how TexTech Industries uses Belcotex non-woven fibers to create superior textile options for a wide range of industries. Contact us today.