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Vydyne PA66 products are ideal for a wide range of Textile applications.

Ascend's expert applications development specialists help your engineers and designers develop innovative and cost-effective nylon solutions to satisfy your design criteria.


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Sewing threads

Ascend provides nylon 66 for many of today's airbag fiber spinning companies, including Ascend's own airbag fiber production facility in South Carolina. In addition, Ascend has been used to produce the world’s best sewing threads for more than 20 years. Together, these high-tech fibers add value to the products people use every day all over the world, whether it’s in their cars, in their homes or even on their feet.

Ascend polymer is used to make low-denier fiber for weaving into parachute fabric as well as heavy-denier fiber for producing narrow-woven fabrics. It is also used to make fiber for printing machine tape and it's used in making "magic tape." Ascend is used in important military applications that demand rugged dependability and it adds value to countless articles found in nearly every home.

Ascend is supplied as medium RV 'wet' chips and can be solid state polymerized by the customer to a level meeting all of the typical technical fiber spinning and product requirements.

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Industrial clothing

Ascend provides nylon 66 for many of today's airbag fiber spinning companies, including Ascend's own airbag fiber production facility in South Carolina. In addition, Ascend has been used to produce the world’s best sewing threads for more than 20 years. Together, these high-tech fibers add value to the products people use every day all over the world, whether it’s in their cars, in their homes or even on their feet.

Ascend polymer is used to make low-denier fiber for weaving into parachute fabric as well as heavy-denier fiber for producing narrow-woven fabrics. It is also used to make fiber for printing machine tape and it's used in making "magic tape." Ascend is used in important military applications that demand rugged dependability and it adds value to countless articles found in nearly every home.

Ascend is supplied as medium RV 'wet' chips and can be solid state polymerized by the customer to a level meeting all of the typical technical fiber spinning and product requirements.

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Military

Ascend Nylon Industrial Fiber products are found in both narrow and broad-woven goods that are critical to a wide range of military applications, including parachute pack clothes, fuel and water bladders and cots.

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Narrow-wovens produced with Ascend Nylon Industrial Fiber products are used to manufacture end products such as webbings, slings, cargo nets, tie-downs, backpack straps and parachute harnesses.

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Apparel

Ascend nylon 66 polymer customers produce every type of nylon 66 yarn that can be found in the apparel market today, from commodity grades to fine denier and sub-microdenier yarns, used in the most critical circular and warp-knitted fabrics. Ascend nylon 66 apparel polymers are available in the full range of luster - bright (BR), semidull (SD) and full dull (FD) - and include copolymer and antioxidant grades to enhance performance. With demonstrated world-class spinning efficiency and uniformity in polymer properties, Ascend can be relied on for the most critical apparel uses on the market today.

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