Products

Fiber Innovation Technology manufactures AXXEL™ brand specialty fibers for applications across the full spectrum of textiles.  While many of our products are designed and produced to meet specific needs for individual customers, others are available as “standard” items.  Below is a summary listing of FIT specialty fiber items now available.  As always, we are eager to discuss variants of the items shown, or other new fiber products designed to meet your unique needs.

Specialty single-polymer fibers, round, solid

Product ID
Description
Items Available
T-109
PET undrawn binder fiber
3 denier x 1.5 in.
T-135
PETG undrawn binder fiber
8 denier x 1.5 in.
T-137
PETG drawn binder fiber
4 denier x 2 in.
T-180
PCT
3, 6, 15 denier x 1.5 - 3 in.
T-185
PPS
2.3, 2.7 denier x 1.5, 2, 2.5, 3 in., 7 denier x 3 in.
T-811
PLA (Ingeo™)
1.3 denier x 0.25, 1.5 in.
T-821
PLA (Ingeo™)
3 denier x 2, 3 in., 6 denier x 4 in., 17 denier x 3 in.

Specialty single-polymer fibers, round, hollow

Product ID
Description
Items Available
T-820
PLA (Ingeo™)
4 denier x 1.25, 2, 2.5 in., 7 denier x 2, 2.5, 3 in.

Single-polymer shaped-cross section fibers

Product ID
Description
Items Available
T-401
4DG™ cross section, PET
6 denier x 1.5, 3 in.
T-188
Ribbon cross section, PPS
2 denier x 1.5, 3 in.

Concentric sheath/core bicomponent fibers

Product ID
Description
Items Available
T-201
110ºC "melt" amorphous CoPET/PET
2 denier x 1.5 in.
T-202
185ºC "melt" amorphous CoPET/PET
3 denier x 1.5, 1.75, 2 in.
T-203
110ºC "melt" amorphous CoPET/PET, gray
3.5 denier x 2 in.
T-204
185ºC "melt" amorphous CoPET/PET, black
3 denier x 1.75, 3 in.
T-207
130ºC "melt" amorphous CoPET/PET
4 denier x 1.5, 2 in.
T-215
150ºC melt crystalline CoPET/PET
3.5 denier x 2 in.
T-217
180ºC melt crystalline CoPET/PET
3.5, 4.5, 6 denier x 2 in.
T-225
150ºC melt crystalline CoPET/PET, black
3 denier x 2 in.
T-240
125ºC melt crystalline CoPET/PET
20 denier x 2 in.
T-250
128ºC melt HDPE/PET
3 denier x 1.5 in.
T-251
128ºC melt HDPE/PP
1.5, 3, 6, 10, 18, 32 denier x 1.5 - 3 in.
T-252
128ºC melt LLDPE/PET
2, 3 denier x 1.5, 2 in.
T-260
160ºC melt PP/PET
3 denier x 1.5 in.
T-280
PPS/PET
3 denier x 1.5, 3 in.
T-281
PPS/PET undrawn
6 denier x 1.5 in.

Segmented splittable bicomponent fibers

Product ID
Description
Items Available
T-500
16 segment splittable PET/PLA
3 denier x 2 in.
T-502
16 segment splittable PET/nylon 6
3, 6 denier x 1.5, 2 in.
T-512
Easy-split, 16 segment, PET/nylon 6
3 denier x 2 in.

Islands in the sea bicomponent fibers

Product ID
Description
Items Available
T-710
37 islands of nylon 6, dissolvable coPET sea
3 denier x 2 in.
T-720
37 islands of nylon 6, dissolvable coPET sea
4.5 denier x 2 in.

Packaging

AXXEL™ specialty staple fibers are packaged in standard textile bales of approximately 500 lb (230 kg).  The wraps are laminated, woven polypropylene; the straps are welded polyester.  Bale dimensions: 48.5 in. x 37 in. x 25 in. (1.2 m x 0.9 m x 0.6 m).

Notes

PET = polyethylene terephthalate (polyester), CoPET = copolyester, HDPE = high-density polyethylene, PP = polypropylene, PLA = polylactic acid, PETG = glycol-modified PET, LLDPE = linear low density polyethylene, PPS = polyphenylene sulfide, 4DG™ = Capillary Surface Material trademark of Clemson University Research Foundation.

Disclaimer

To the best of our knowledge, the information contained herein is accurate.  However, Fiber Innovation Technology assumes no liability for any inaccuracy.  Final determination of suitability of any material and whether there is any infringement of patents is the sole responsibility of the user.