Aerospace Textiles

UL AND NFPA COMPLIANT

100% Vectran Webbing®
100% Vectran Rope®
100% Vectran® Webbing
Kevlar® Rope With Vectran® Stuffers
Technora® Rope With Vectran® Stuffers

OTEX Manufactures UL & NFPA Compliant Webbing, Ropes, & Tapes for Aerospace

OTEX Specialty Narrow Fabrics® is an advanced manufacturer of engineered webbing, tapes, trims, and ropes for use in many aerospace systems, including commercial, space, and military aircraft. OTEX Specialty Narrow Fabrics® QC & Test Lab tests every production lot to ensure our products conform to the highest industry standards for critical applications. Our products are backed by the UL Certificate of Compliance for multiple NFPA standards; these can be found on the UL online certifications directory at www.ul.com/database

OTEX Specialty Narrow Fabrics® QC & Test Lab ensures our products conform to the highest industry standards for critical applications. Our products are backed by the UL Certificate of Compliance for multiple NFPA standards that can be found on the UL online certifications directory at www.ul.com/database

Examples of Aerospace Webbing end use applications

  • Tethering for outer space systems
  • Safety seat belts
  • Cargo netting
  • Egress baskets
  • Belts
  • Straps for transportation systems
  • Inflatable habitats for outer space
  • Cabin interior finishes
  • Escape Ropes – Lifelines

OTEX Specialty Narrow Fabrics® Aerospace Webbing is available in multiple configurations

  • 100% Vectran
  • Engineered blends to meet customized specifications
  • Lightweight / Heavyweight
  • Integrated with wire configurations or conductive yarns
  • Special finishes can be applied per specification
  • Complementing braid trims

Attributes of Aerospace Webbing

  • High tenacity 23g/Denier
  • Abrasion resistant
  • Cut resistant
  • Melting point ranges from 330°C/625°F to 500°C/932°F depending on the yarn types and configuration.
  • Elongation break ranges from 2.4% to 4.6% depending on the yarn and configuration
  • Chemical resistance to solvents
  • Mold and mildew resistant
  • Dimensional stability and strength
  • Berry Compliant
  • UL certified

For more technical information visit our Fibers Explained page

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