Fiber Operating Temp F° Operating Temp C° Surge Temps F° Surge Temps C° Resistance to Acids Acids Resistance to Acids Alkalis Tenacity (g/d) LOI (%) Brands
Meta – Aramid 400 200 500 260 Good Limited 4 30 Nomex, Conex, M1, SRO
Para-Aramid 446 230 650 343 Fair Good 24 29 Kevlar,Twaron,
Para1,Hyosung
Polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) 375 190 450 230 Excellent Excellent 4.5 35 Torcon, Procon, ZetaOne,
PTFE 500 260 550 290 Excellent Excellent 2 95 Teflon
Oxidized Polyacrylonitrile (OPAN) 428 220 V-High V-High Good Good 2 40 Panox, Pyron
Polyimide 480 250 500 260 Excellent Poor 4.3 38 P84
Nylon 212 100 250 120 Poor Good 6.5 21 Ultron
Polyester 300 150 340 170 Good Limited 5.5 19
Polypropylene 195 90 195 90 Excellent Excellent 4.3 17
Sialoxol 1900 1050 2700 1500 Good Good Belcotex
Polyacrylate 480 250 V-High V-High Excellent Excellent 2.1 43 Pyrotex
Polybenzimidazole (PBI) 599 315 1103 595 Excellent Excellent 2.6 38 PBI
poly-phenylene benzobisoxazole (PBO) 572 300 1202 650 Good Excellent 42 68 Zylon

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