Tufnol Fabric Micarta
R20.00 – R90.00
Tufnol Fabric Micarta is a cotton fabric based laminate. Ideal as knife handle material on EDC knives.
Heat resistant, and water resistant. Hard wearing material.
Cross-Cut micarta also available.
Tufnol Fabric Micarta is widely used where tough, wear resistant components are needed. They give good service under a very wide range of operating conditions, including continuous temperatures from cryogenic levels to well over 100°C and in a wide variety of situations where resistance to corrosion is needed.
The birth of TUFNOL
It was said to resemble ‘a piece of dark horn’ with very interesting properties. It was hard and very strong, yet easily machinable, it was a first class insulator, it was water resistant and, importantly, it could be manufactured with consistently good quality.
SOLID MATERIAL: Solid materials are not hazardous under normal conditions. DUST: Dust generated during machining may cause skin and eye irritation. Fumes from thermal decomposition or burning may irritate eyes and respiratory system.
Always wear appropriate PPE to limit the effects of materials on your health.