Polyknit Easyform is a unique knitted fabric for the reinforcement of silicone hoses. This patented fabric has outstanding properties, enabling hose manufacturers to gain substantial competitive advantage through its adoption.
Designed primarily for wrapped hose production method, it is compatible with Silicone, Florosilicone and other Elastomers, and is available in a range of materials to suit the individual needs of hose producers.
PolyKnit Easyform is the next generation reinforcement fabric specifically designed to meet the needs of Silicone hose manufacturers who require a cost effective solution to the Euro 6 standard for EGR hoses.
- 100% Aramid weight: 101g/m2
- Aramid/Glass Hybrid weight: 168g/m2
- Polyester weight: 90g/m2
- Heavy Truck/Off Road
- Passenger Rail/Locomotive
Benefits from using Polyknit Easy form
- Exceptionally low radial expansion
- High temperature resistance – meeting Euro 6 requirements
- High burst pressure
- High life cycle resistance
- Excellent adhesion to Elastomeric compounds
- Excellent calendaring and coating properties
- Offers ability to reduce number of layers in wrap hose forming, providing high cost reduction potential
- Material choices: Meta-aramid, Glass, Polyester and Hybrid options