NMHPI-B is a lightweight para-aramid/polyethylene laminate, available as gaskets or sheets in thicknesses from 6 to 25mm. The material is highly durable and exhibits a low flammability. It is a lightweight, water-resistant product which is easily washable. It is highly resistant to abrasion and piercing. Colour matching is possible. For self-adhesive backing, see NMHPI-BA.

  • Gaskets
  • Thermal Insulation
Product Features
  • Abrasion Resistant
  • Durable
  • Easily Washable
  • Fire retardant
  • Good thermal insulation
  • Low weight
  • Puncture Resistant
  • Water resistant
Quality standards
  • ABD0031 Gas Toxicity (AITM 3.0005)
  • ABD0031 Smoke Density (AITM 2.0007)
  • FAR 25.853 (a)(1)(ii)
  • Aerospace
  • Industrial
  • Military

Typical properties

Product Property Value Test Method Footnotes
Self adhesive No
Areal Weight (g/m2) 900

Test performed on 10mm thick sample

Temperature Range (°C) -70 to +80 (to +100 short term)
Thermal conductivity (W/m.K) 0.035
Tear abrasion (cloth side) 5000 cycles (minimum) to failure
Base Foam Polyethylene
Base fabric 100% woven Para-Aramid
Face coat High Solid Polymer
Standard colours Black, White, Gold
Flammability Pass FAR 25.853 (a)(1)(ii)
Smoke & Toxicity Pass ADB 0031