Ideal for Safety and Protection Applications

Nomex has inherent flame resistance, high-temperature performance, and other properties such as chemical resistance, low thermal shrinkage, self-extinguishing properties and excellent mechanical strength.

It makes it a reliable and versatile material for demanding applications.

Our entire range complies with European Directives 2015/863/EU (RoHS 3) and 2000/53/EC (ELV), ensuring their environmental friendliness.

As part of our commitment for quality and safety, we also hold certifications for ISO 9001, EN 9100, ISO 14001, and ISO 45001.

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Product Benefits

Nomex offers a range of outstanding characteristics that make them ideal across a wide range of applications including:

Flame Resistant & Thermal Stability Flame Resistant & Thermal Stability 

Flame Resistant & Thermal Stability 

Nomex is renowned for its remarkable heat and flame resistance, making it essential for applications where protection from high temperatures is crucial. Additionally, it exhibits exceptional thermal stability, ensuring durability in challenging environments. 

Chemical Resistance Chemical Resistance 

Chemical Resistance 

High resistance to various chemicals makes Nomex suitable for use in harsh industrial settings where exposure to corrosive substances is the norm. 

Low Thermal Shrinkage and Self-Extinguishing PropertiesLow Thermal Shrinkage and Self-Extinguishing Properties

Low Thermal Shrinkage and Self-Extinguishing Properties 

Thanks to low thermal shrinkage, Nomex maintains its dimensional stability even at elevated temperatures. Also, its intrinsic self-extinguishing properties provide an added layer of safety by preventing the spread of flames. 

Excellent Mechanical Strength and Abrasion ResistanceExcellent Mechanical Strength and Abrasion Resistance

Excellent Mechanical Strength and Abrasion Resistance

Nomex possesses excellent mechanical strength, ensuring that it can withstand rigorous handling and repetitive movements without compromising performance. Its exceptional abrasion resistance further enhances its durability, making it ideal for demanding applications. 

Dyeability and Color Change SusceptibilityDyeability and Color Change Susceptibility

Dyeability and Color Change Susceptibility 

Nomex can be dyed in various shades. It's important to note that it may not hold color as effectively as other materials and over time it may experience some color change.

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Our Product Range 

We have an extensive range of PMIA (Polymetaphenylene isophthalamide) coils, disks, foils, sheets and laminates, please contact us to find out the grade of the stock item you are interested in.

  • DuPont Nomex T410 Polyaramid Coils, Disks and Films
  • DuPont Nomex T411 Polyaramid Coils, Disks and Films
  • DuPont Nomex T992 Polyaramid Sheets
  • DuPont Nomex T993 Polyaramid Sheets
  • DuPont Nomex T994 Polyaramid Sheets
  • DuPont Nomex/Polyimide Laminates

Our industry-leading Technical Solutions team is ready and waiting to identify the right products for your project.

This service is completely free as we are committed to providing an exceptional level of service that enables you to deliver groundbreaking scientific advancements that shape the future.

Popular Nomex Products

Applications

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Protective Clothing and Equipment

Nomex is widely used in the manufacture of flame-resistant garments and equipment for firefighters, industrial workers, military personnel and motorsport drivers.

Its exceptional flame resistance and durability ensure reliable protection in even the most hazardous environments.  

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Transportation Textiles 

Due to its flame resistance, durability, and thermal stability, Nomex is used in the manufacturing of transportation-related textiles, such as automotive upholstery and insulation materials.

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Rubber Reinforcement

Nomex enhances the mechanical strength and stability of rubber products, making it useful in applications that require robustness and resistance to heat and chemicals.  

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Insulation 

Thanks to its excellent thermal stability and electrical insulation properties, Nomex is used in various insulation applications, including electrical motors, transformers and other high-temperature electrical components.

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Filtration

With a unique combination of thermal stability and chemical resistance, Nomex is invaluable in filtration applications, such as air and liquid filtration, where high temperatures and harsh chemicals are involved.  

Why Goodfellow?

  • No minimum order
  • Over 170,000 advanced materials: in one place, one of the largest range available globally
  • Materials selection, customization and development: from custom parts for prototyping through to production, and full product modification
  • Product services: machining/cutting services, rolling and metal foil production, analytical services to custom wire manufacturing, and more, we offer a full range of services to meet your needs
  • Free and fast delivery: Worldwide shipping and custom clearance, to your door. All orders are dispatched within 48 hours
  • Commercial arrangements: from call off orders, buffer stock, fixed and contract pricing and discounts for increased volumes, and more, with product traceability and compliance documentation
  • We help you innovate into the future.

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For over 75 years, we've been your trusted partner in scientific advancement, supporting researchers and businesses globally with high-quality advanced materials.

Our comprehensive catalog features over 170,000 speciality materials, forms and components, which are available from small research quantities to larger production requirements. We offer you fast dispatch and complimentary global delivery, ensuring an exceptional customer experience.