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Anshan East Asian Carbon Fibers Co., Ltd: China. Pitch-based, general purpose, chopped and milled carbon fibers
for friction materials, reinforcement, protective products and garments,
and composite materials. Also, carbon paper, yarns and nonwoven fabrics.
Part of Ashland Oil, Inc.
Carbon Composites Co: USA. Manufacturers
of carbon and kevlar fibers, fabrics and composites for industrial purposes.
EKOS Materials Corp : USA. Activated
carbon fibers for air and water filtration applications, from phenolic resin
coated glass fiber. Detailed product information. Link to business
Fortafil Fibers, Inc : USA. Chopped,
milled, and continuous carbon fiber for aerospace, transportation and sports
goods applications, from acrylic filament. Description of carbonizing process.
Part of Acordis.
Grafil, Inc : USA. Manufacturer of
carbonized polyacrylonitrile fibers for aerospace and industrial purposes.
Detailed product specification sheets on PDF files. Requires Adobe Acrobat
file reader. Part of Mitsubishi Rayon Co., Ltd.
Hexcel Corp : USA. Versatile industrial
corporation, specializing in high performance composite materials and fabrics.
Manufacturer of carbon fiber for composite structures.
Taiwan Carbon Technology Co., Ltd : Taiwan. Manufacturer of activated carbon fiber and fabrics from polyacryionitrile,
as well as papers and felts. Composite fabrics and felts with aramid and
Textron Advanced Materials : USA. Manufacturers of boron, carbon, titanium and ceramic matrix composites.
Also, fireproofing and thermal insulation for offshore applications. Boron
filament. Carbon and silicon carbide fibers.
Toho Rayon: Japan. Multi-national
manufacturers of polyacrylonitrile based carbon staple fiber and filament
for technical and industrial purposes. Acrylic and rayon staple fiber and
filament for nonwovens and textiles. Also, yarns and textile fabrics from
man-made and natural fibers.
Zoltek Corporation: Zoltek is the worlds largest producer of PYRON
(TM) brand Oxidized PAN fibers used in
aircraft brakes and fire proofing applications.
They also manufacture commercial grade carbon fibers in various formats.
Production facilities are located in the US (st. Louis & Abilene TX)
and Europe (Hungary).
Address: 3101 McKelvey Rd St.
Louis Missouri 63044
USA Phone: 314-291-5110
Contact: Joe Dattilo - Sales Engineer
- Manufacturer Item # 1: Carbon Fiber
- Manufacturer Item # 2: Oxidized PAN fiber
- Manufacturer Item # 3: Carbon Fabrics
Manufacturer Item # 4: Oxidized PAN fabrics