Bristle materials

Title Abbreviation Color Type Ø in mm max. temperature range (in °C) Acid-resistance Lye-resistance Solvent-resistance Water absorbtion Available in antistatic quality Available in electro-conductive quality
Synthetic bristles
Polyamide (Nylon) 6.0 PA 6 white, transparent / coloured smooth / corrugated 0.10 - 3.00 -40 to +110 no yes yes up to 13% yes yes
Polyamide (Nylon) 6.6 PA 6.6 white, transparent / coloured smooth / corrugated 0.10 - 1.50 -40 to +120 no yes yes up to 8% yes yes
Polyamide (Nylon) 6.12 PA 6.12 white, transparent / coloured smooth / corrugated 0.10 - 3.00 -40 to +110 no yes yes up to 3% yes yes
Polyester PBT white, coloured smooth / corrugated 0.15 - 1.00 -60 to +100 partly partly partly < 1% yes -
Polypropylene PP white, coloured smooth / corrugated 0.10 - 2.50 -10 to +100 yes yes partly < 1% yes -
T150 T150 transparent,
brown
smooth 0.20 - 0.60 150 yes yes yes - - -
T200 T200 yellow smooth 0.20 - 0.40 200 yes yes yes 1% - -
T250 T250 yellow smooth 0.40 - 0.60 250 yes yes yes 1% - -
T250 plus T250p yellow smooth 0.20 - 0.40 280 yes yes yes 0% - -
Polyvinylchloride PVC white, coloured smooth 0.15 - 1.50 -5 to +65 partly partly partly < 1% - -
Polyamide abrasive PA abrasive / Tynex grey corrugated 0.45 - 1.30 -40 to +110 partly partly yes up to 4% - -
Carbon fibre Carbon fibre schwarz smooth - -40 to +120 - - - - - yes
Natural bristles
Mexico-Fibre Fibre natural / black natural ~ 0.30 max. 300 partly partly partly - - -
Horse hair Horse hair black, grey and white natural ~ 0.20 max. 140 no no no 0% - -
Goat hair Goat hair black, grey and white natural ~ 0.05 max. 140 no no no 0% - -
Pig bristles Pig bristles black, grey and white natural ~ 0.25 max. 140 no no no 0% - -
Metal bristles
Bronze Bronze bronze smooth / corrugated 0.04 - 0.60 < 300 partly yes yes 0% - yes
Brass Brass yellowish smooth / corrugated 0.06 - 0.60 < 300 no yes yes 0% - yes
Stainless Steel Steel 1.4301 silvery smooth / corrugated 0.06 - 0.50 300 to 400 yes yes yes 0% - yes
Combinations
Polyamide & Mexico-Fibre Pakok B - smooth - max. 100 partly partly partly - - -
Polyamide &
Polyamide abrasive
Pakok C green corrugated - < 100 partly partly partly - - -
Union - brownish / grey rough / hard - < 100 partly partly partly - - -

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