Intermediate Modulus Hexcel IM2 UNI Directional Carbon Fiber Fabric/Cloth 12k 5.7oz/193gsm. This fabric has a tow size of 12k and is a UNI Directional Fabric.
Fiber type - Fiber type available is a Hexcel IM2 12k Intermediate Modulus Fiber. This yarn is smaller in size than a standard 12k yarn and visually replicates the look of a standard strength 6k carbon fiber yarn while offering over a 60% increase in tensile strength and reducing the weight in almost half. Pound for pound the IM2 offers a material approximately 2.5 times stronger than a standard carbon fiber yarn.
This fabric is available in 3", 6", 12", 24" and 50" widths.
To harden the raw fabric into a usable form, you will need the appropriate resin or epoxy for your project.
How we sell
This fabric is sold by the linear yard. The unit price displayed is for 1 linear yard, all volume discounts will be automatically applied when selecting larger quantities of fabric when added to your shopping cart, as indicated in the table above with quantity discount ranges for units purchased.
Please purchase the number of linear yards that you require. When purchasing multiple yards of the same fabric you will receive one continuous length of that material. We carefully take that material and roll it onto a cardboard core and wrap over with clear plastic or Kraft paper, making sure to keep the fabric in its first quality condition. We pride ourselves as having one of the best material handing crews possible. We have most of our material available for purchase in sample swatch books per fabric category. Samples of our fabrics can be purchased by Clicking this Link.
|Unit of Measure||Linear Yard|
|Material Warp||Carbon Fiber|
|Ends Per Inch||10.5|
|Pics Per Inch||3|
|Yarn Size Warp||12k|
|Yarn Size Weft||N/A|
|Weight||5.7oz / 193gsm|
|Width||3"/7.62cm, 6"/15.24cm, 12"/30.5cm, 24"/61cm, 50"/127cm|
|Resin Consumption @ 45% Resin to Fabric by Weight||4.66opsy / 156.72gsm|