HEXCEL 4oz S-Cloth 4522 - 27"
HEXCEL F81 4oz S-Cloth 4522 - 27 Inch "S" Glass fabrics are used by competitive riders for its added strength, durability and light weight characteristics. These same "S" glass fabrics are also used by the US Military for ballistic protection in armored vehicles and vests. That is why the world's most competitive surfers choose Hexcel "S" glass fabric , the largest consumer of "S"Glass fiber in the world.
Woven fiberglass cloth fabrics are very common for marine, surfboard, composite construction and repair. Light weight fiberglass fabric tend to provide a smooth finish, which is ideal in surfboard construction and are also excellent for producing a waterproofing layer over wood or other surfaces when combined with the appropriate resin. When greater strength and overall rigidity is needed, heavier fiberglass cloth fabrics will help to achieve this. All of our fiberglass cloth fabrics are compatible for use with our polyester resins, epoxy resins and vinyl ester resin.
Our surfboard specific Fabrics are produced with extra care to meet the rigorous requirements of the surfboard/SUP industry. Extra steps are takin to ensure a clear, consistent, uniform fiberglass fabric. Surfboard specific fabric finishes provide a soft pliable cloth with a transparent clear laminate as a finished product.