Basalt Fiber Textile Products
Tespe BAS-TEX® Textile Products are made of twisted, textured and voluminized Basalt Fiber Yarns giving the product greater lightness and flexibility and increasing the degree of thermal insulation. They are inorganic, sterile, non-combustible and contain no toxic substances or heavy metals; they are totally without asbestos and do not cause irritation.
Basic composition of Basalt Fiber (avarage)
General properties of Basalt Fiber
-260 / +700 °C
Diameter - filaments
> 8-16 micron
General properties Bas-Tex textile products
Good stability at high temperatures
Low thermal conductivity
Excellent resistance to thermal shocks
Excellent mechanical strength
Good dimensional stability
Good chemical resistance
Great resistance to abrasion
Bas-tex® Textile Products
Twisted or Knitted Ropes, Braided or Knitted Sleeves, Dielectrics, Siliconized…
They are produced on special textile machines in order to obtain a perfect selvage on both...
Tespe can make a wide range of handmade textile articles on specific request, such as Expansion Joints...