Information for Nomex?

Answer Nomex is the brand name for a fire-resistant fabric that can withstand temperatures up to 2,000 degrees Fahrenheit. Nomex is similar in texture to nylon, but it has no melt point or drip characteri... Read More »

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What is Nomex?

Nomex is the commercial name for the chemical company DuPont's line of flame- and heat-resistant materials. Nomex's technical name is synthetic aromatic polyamide polymer known as a synthetic arami... Read More »

How to Dye Nomex?

Because Nomex fabric is flame resistant, the oil and gas industries use it, as well as the military and fire departments. Because the fabric is so resistant to chemicals and heat, you cannot dye it... Read More »

What is Nomex used for?

Nomex is a product made by the DuPont chemical company. It is a heat- and flame-resistant material used in the suits of race car drivings, astronauts, military personnel and in the clothing worn by... Read More »

How to Take Care of Nomex?

Nomex is a sturdy, flexible fiber created by DuPont for use in high-temperature environments. It's made from a polymer with a high molecular weight that is forced through a spinneret creating a fi... Read More »