Nomex™ Honeycomb

Lightweight Non-Metallic Composite Honeycomb

  • High Strength to Weight Ratio
  • Corrosion Resistant
  • Flame Retardant
  • Good Thermal Insulation
  • Formable

Nomex honeycomb is the standard for lightweight non-metallic composite construction. Commercial Grade honeycomb made with aramid fiber paper (DUPONT Nomex or equivalent) coated with heat resistant phenolic resin offers excellent resiliency, low density, lower pricing and high strength to weight ratio.

Nomex Typical Properties

RH = Regular Hex
OV = Over-expanded
OV-20% = Partial Over-expanded


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