for the most demanding applications

Vectran is Kuraray’s high-performance multifilament yarn spun from liquid crystal polymer. The fibre is five times stronger than steel and offers a unique combination of outstanding properties. It is the fibre of choice where others fail to meet performance requirements. Vectran is used in a wide range of applications.
  • Ultra high strength
  • Ultra high modulus
  • Low elongation
  • Very low creep
  • Abrasion resistance
  • Excellent flex fatigue
  • Cut/slash resistance
  • Vibration damping
  • Low moisture absorption
  • Chemical resistance
  • Dimensional stability
  • Impact resistance
  • Ropes and cables
  • Lines and tethers
  • Aerospace industry
  • Protective gloves and clothing
  • Medical applications
  • Industrial fabrics 
  • Inflatable fabrics
  • Geotextiles
  • Military goods
  • Sailcloth
  • Sporting goods

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