C-WEAVE™ 160T 3K HS is a 160 gsm carbon fabric. It has 4.0 warp threads/cm and 4.0 weft threads/cm. It is made using a twill weave.
The thread is a 3K carbon thread (3000 filaments).
This fabric is the lightest of our standard range. It is particularly dedicated to prepreg and sports equipment markets.
Fibre(s): HS (High Strength)
Number of filaments: 3K
Total weight: 160 gsm
Fibres orientation: 0°/90° (BT)
Warp : 4 ends/cm
Weft : 4 ends/cm
Pattern: Twill 2/2
Width(s): 120 cm - 125 cm
Roll Length: 100 ml
Powdering an epoxy binder will enhance products stability during cutting and preforming operations. The choice of a binder depends on the matrix compatibility and process conditions. Powdering weight ranges from 5 to 30g/m² and can be adapted to customer requirements (single side, double side) and product constructions.
Online slitting capabilities as narrow as 14 cm (5.5’’).
Various Veil (PES, Glass,…) or thin Web (CoPa,…) can be heat set or stitched for Stability, Aspect or Preforming purposes.
- Outstanding visual quality for cosmetic parts.
- Excellent fiber alignment and flat weft yarn insertion.
- Highly conformable Satin weaves available.
- Ideal for prepreg and infusion processes.