NMHPI-BA 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 and has self-adhesive backing. It is highly resistant to abrasion and piercing. Colour matching is possible.

Applications
  • Gaskets
  • Thermal Insulation
Product Features
  • Durable
  • Fire retardant
  • Good thermal insulation
  • Potential for pressure sensitive adhesive
Quality standards
  • ABD 0031
  • FAR 25.853 (a)(1)(ii) test bonded to 0.8mm Aluminium
Markets
  • Aerospace
  • Industrial
  • Military

Typical properties

Product Property Value Test Method Footnotes
Self adhesive Yes
Areal Weight (g/m2) 1000

Test performed on 10mm thick sample

Temperature Range (°C) -70 to +80 (to +100 short term)
Thermal conductivity (W/mK) 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 White
Flammability Pass FAR 25.853 (a)(1)(ii)

Test bonded to 0.8mm Aluminium

Smoke & Toxicity Pass ADB 0031