Carbon fibre is interwoven with brightly coloured polyester (PET), giving the finished fabric a unique and eye-catching look. The coloured fabric contains 50 percent polyester and therefore has less strength than pure carbon fibre fabrics; it should not be used for structural applications. Used for:
The fabric is used as an eye-catching top-layer in carbon-fibre-reinforced composites. The moulded composites are used for design details for sport vehicles and sports equipment. Details:
Care should be taken when handling the fabric because the yarns are easily distorted; the contrasting colours make distortions highly visible. The sample:
You get the three coloured plates seen on the product picture. They measure 8 cm x 8 cm. All samples come with a laminated information card.