KINDS OF TEXTILE FIBERS HEAT RESISTANCE TEMPERATURE
Natural Fibers of Vegetable Origin :
   cotton, flax and similar.
about 120
Natural Fibers of Animal Origin :
   wool, natural silks.
Decomposition at 130
Carbonization at 300
Man-made Fibers of Vegetable Origin :
   1. Viscose, Rayon (regenerated cellulose)
      Cupro
Decomposition at about 180 ~ 200
   2. Acetate Softening at about 220
Melting at 250 ~ 260
   3. Triacetate Softening at 230 ~ 250
Melting at 300
Man-made Fibers of Synthetic Origin :
   1. Polyethylene (PE)
Softening at 110 ~ 120
Melting at 130 ~ 140
   2. Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTE)
     (Fluoro Fibre)
Softening at 320
Decomposition at 400
   3. Polypropylene (PP) Softening at 140 ~ 160
Melting at 160 ~ 170
   4. Polyvinylchloride (PVC)
       (Chloro Fibre)
Softening at 70 ~ 80
Melting at 180 ~ 190
   5. Polyvinylchloride (PVA) Softening at 200 ~ 220
Melting at 230
   6. Polyacrylonitrile (PAC) Softening at 215 ~ 260
Melting at 215 ~ 300
   7. Polyamide Mostly Softening at 220 ~ 230
Melting at about 240
   8. Polyester (PES) Softening at 230
Melting at about 250 or at about 290
   9. Polyurethane (PUR) Softening at 170
Melting at about 180
   10. Polyurethane elastomere (PUE) Softening at 175 ~ 230
Melting at 230 ~ 290

  

  

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