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Resistance Chart

Fiber

Tensile Strength

Abrasion Resistance

Chemical Resistance

Deg F

Deg C

PH

Acid

Alkali

Cont.

Surge

Cont.

Surge

Polypropylene
Excellent
Good
Excellent
Excellent
190
190
90
90
2-12
Polyester
Excellent
Excellent
Good
Fair
275
325
135
150
2-7
Nylon
Excellent
Excellent
Poor
Excellent
200
250
90
120
2-8
Cotton
Good
Average
Poor
Excellent
180
225
80
105
3-10
Acrylic
VeryGood
Average
VeryGood
Fair
260
280
125
135
 
Nomex*
VeryGood
VeryGood
Fair
Good
400
425
200
215
2-12
Kevlar*
Excellent
Excellent
Fair
Good
300
500
149
260
5-7