glass fiber / tow / continuous
S-2 AGY HOLDING CORP

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Characteristics

  • Material:

    glass

  • Type:

    tow

  • Technical characteristics:

    continuous

Description

S-2 Glass® products are the ultimate in high strength glass fiber that provides the highest level of performance available in all glass fibers. Produced with a higher level of silica than standard glass fiber products, S-2 glass® fibers offer the ultimate physical properties including high tensiles and compressive strength, high temperature resistance, and improved impact resistance.

Yarns
Yarns are defined as a continuous strand of filaments coated with an engineered chemical coating or size twisted together and used in weaving, knitting, braiding, plying and many other forms of fabric. AGY produces a full spectrum of yarns designed to meet your most demanding performance, processing and cost requirements by varying any one or all of the following fundamental components of the yarn:

glass chemistry
coating or binder chemistry
diameter and number of the individual filaments in the bundle
level and direction of the twist


Rovings
Rovings are a continuous strand of filaments gathered without any twist forming a bundle or tow and treated with an engineered chemical coating or size. AGY produces a full spectrum of rovings designed to meet your most demanding performance, processing and cost requirements by varying any one or all of the following fundamental components of the roving