Thermoplastic Compounding Applications

Zoltek offers various grades of chopped, milled, and continuous carbon fiber tow created for use with general purpose, engineering grades, and ultra-performance thermoplastics. Our portfolio includes grades sized to be compatible with polypropylene, nylon, polycarbonate, and multiple high-temperature thermoplastics. Technical assistance is available from our team of experts.
ZOLTEK fibers offer:

  • Improved dimensional stability and mechanical properties
  • Increased conductivity and static dissipation
  • High strength-to-weight and stiffness-to-weight ratios
  • Greater thermal stability
  • Ease of feeding and processing

Thermoplastic Compounding Products

PX35 Continuous Tow

ZOLTEK PX35 Continuous Tow is the premier commercial carbon fiber on the market. It is a 50K filament fiber manufactured from polyacrylonitrile (PAN) precursor, and is available with a range of sizings for optimal processing and compatibility with a variety of resin systems.

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