C-WEAVE™ 380T 12K HS is a 380 gsm carbon fabric. It has 2.4 warp threads/cm and 2.3 weft threads/cm. It is made using a 2/2 twill weave.
The thread is a 12K carbon thread (12 000 filaments).
This reinforcement is intended in particular for semi-structural applications for automotive bodywork or similar uses.
Fibre(s): HS (High Strength)
Number of filaments: 12K
Total weight: 380 gsm
Fibres orientation: 0°/90° (BT)
Warp : 2.4 ends/cm
Weft : 2.3 ends/cm
Pattern: Twill 2/2
Width(s): 125 cm - 127 cm in US
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 30 g/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.