Vectran™ LCP fiber is unique in regards to other materials in that it provides a balance of properties rarely found in synthetic fibers: minimal moisture retention, thermal stability, and excellent impact resistance. Using the Dynatup Impact Test, Vectran™ performed far better than competitive materials.
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Vectran™ provides excellent damping properties, making it ideal for sporting goods and audio component applications.
Periodic damping of fiber reinforced composite
(Matrix resin: epoxy)