Abrasion Resistance of Braided Sleeving

To Braided Sleeving

Grades Moisture Absorption % Smoke
D-Max
Toxicity Index Hard Vacuum
TML CVCM WVR
Insultherm 0.01 N/A N/A 0.02 0.01 0
PET Standard 0.08 56 4.2 0.51 0.00 0.10
Heavy Wall 0.08 56 4.2 0.51 0.00 0.10
Flame Retardant 0.08 275 6.2 0.19 0.01 0.11
Halar® 0.01          
Fray Resistant 0.08 56 4.2 0.51 0.00 0.10
Fray Resistant (FR) 0.08 275 6..2 0.19 0.01 0.11
PET Wrap 0.08 56 4.2 0.51 0.00 0.10
PET Wrap (FR) 0.08 275 6.2 0.19 0.01 0.11
Teflon® <0.01          
Ryton® 0.02          
Nylon® 1.5          
Nylon Multifilament 1.5          
Carbon Fiber            
Fiberglass            
Reflex*            
Mylar*            
Kevlar Please call for Data Sheet
Test Method
Standard
ASTM D-570 Flaming Mode
ASTM E-662
US Naval
Eng. Strl #713
(Issue 3)
Burn by Product)
ASTM E 595
(at 10-5 torr)

 

Grades Tensile Strength PSI Abrasion Resistance Tenacity Grams per Denier Typical Specific Gravity g/cc
Break 3g / Denier
Insultherm N/A High N/A N/A N/A 1.0 - 1.8
PET Standard 85,000 High 4.5 15 5 1.38
Heavy Wall 85,000 Very High 4.5 20 7 1.38
Flame Retardant 55,000 High 4.6 15 5 1.38
Halar® 45,000 Med. 2.0 25 7 1.68
Flexo® Super Duty 75,000 Extremely High 5.0 20 7 1.14
Flexo® Conductive   High   34 18  
Fray Resistant 85,000 High 4.5 14 5 1.38
Fray Resistant (FR) 55,000 High 4.6 14 5 1.38
PET Wrap 85,000 High 4.5 15 5 1.38
PET Wrap (FR) 55,000 High 4.6 15 5 1.38
Teflon® 20,000 Med. 1 50   2.10
Ryton®   Med.   30   1.37
Nylon® 75,000 Very High 5.0 20 7 1.14
Nylon Multifilament 75,000 Very High        
Carbon Fiber   Med       1.75-1.85
Fiberglass   Med.        
Reflex*            
Mylar*            
Kevlar 439,000 Very High 23.8 2.5   1.44
Test Method
Standard
ASTM
D-2256
ASTM
D-4157
ASTM
D-638
ASTM
D-2256
ASTM
D-2256
ASTM
D-2256-80
ASTM
D-792

UL Recognized Component    Flame Test   CSA

 

 


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