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Goonvean Fibres offers a wide range of Natural and Synthetic Fibres for Brakes

Silk Natural Fibres

Milled Flock

Silk is a natural protein fibre, some forms of which can be woven into textiles. The best-known type of silk is obtained from the cocoons of the larvae of the mulberry silkworm. Ground silk can be chemically treated to release sericin which is used in cosmetic manufacture.

Milled (flock), Silk Natural Fibres

Milled (flock) Silk Natural Fibres

Milled (flock), Silk Natural FibresMilled fibres also known as random length or ground flocks are routinely used to improve the properties of a wide range of industrial products. The addition of a controlled amount of these flocks can achieve a number of benefits. For example, milled fibres can reinforce and add strength to a product while drying, curing or vulcanising, as well as preventing the formation of micro cracks, which ultimately reduce the integrity of a product. Milled fibre products also contribute towards the strength, toughness and abrasion resistance of the finished product.

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Silk is a natural protein fibre, some forms of which can be woven into textiles. The best-known type of silk is obtained from the cocoons of the larvae of the mulberry silkworm. Ground silk can be chemically treated to release sericin which is used in the manufacture of cosmetic products manufacture.

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