What is Carbon Fiber?

How is it Made?

What are the types of weaves?

Plane Weave

Twill Weave


What is TOW?

What does weight mean?

What is Kevlar?

What is Kevlar aramid Fabric?

What are Kevlar properties?

Do I have to apply an epoxy coating?

In short yes..uncoated the fabrics will fray very easily, Kevlar is especially prone to fraying. The fabrics gain their strength when the epoxy surrounds the fibers and hardens. 

How do I cut the fabric?

You can cut the fabrics with a good pair of scissors. The scissors should be very sharp. Electric scissors work better as less fraying occurs.