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Understanding Nylon and Polyester Mesh Properties

Introduction Component Supply’s stock of filter mesh is a versatile material used in multiple industries and in a variety of applications. To assist researchers and product designers in choosing the best mesh for their applications, we want to define and … Continue reading

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How to Determine What Size Nylon Mesh You Have

We get calls every day with engineers and researchers looking to replace some nylon mesh or filtration screening in an application or apparatus. Unfortunately many users do not know what size mesh they actually have and some do not know … Continue reading

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Several Industries Use Polyester Mesh for Different Applications

Polyester mesh is manufactured from various polymers, with polyethylene terephthalate being the most common. There are natural occurring polyesters and some synthetic compositions which are biodegradable. However, most of the synthetic types you find are not biodegradable. As a result, … Continue reading

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Filtration and Drying Screens Are Two Uses for Polyester Mesh

Polyester mesh screening is used for a variety of purposes and applications, depending upon the industry. For instance, the mesh screen can be attached to a frame and used as a drying mechanism for products and materials. The openings in … Continue reading

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Differences between Nylon and Polyester Mesh

You are able to use polyester mesh for many of the applications and processes where you would use nylon mesh. But there are differences between these two materials. Both nylon and polyester may be produced using synthetic processes involving thermo … Continue reading

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An Alternative to Nylon Mesh for Some Applications and Environments Is Polyester Mesh

Polyester mesh is able to be used as an alternative to nylon mesh for certain types of applications and environments. Polyester contains many of the similar properties found in nylon, such as being very good at abrasion resistance. In other … Continue reading

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Polyester Mesh and Nylon Mesh Might Look Identical but There Are Differences

While polyester mesh might look identical to nylon mesh there are a few differences between these two products. The major difference has to do with the types of materials used to construct and manufacture the mesh screening. Nylon is the … Continue reading

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Polyester Mesh Is Better Suited to Some Applications Due to Its Properties

The types of properties found in polyester mesh make it more suitable for certain applications than polypropylene or polyamide mesh. For instance, polyester has a higher softening point and melting point than the other two kinds of mesh. Polyester also … Continue reading

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Polyester Mesh is as effective as the Size of the Mesh Openings

The overall effectiveness of polyester mesh is determined by the size of the screen openings in the mesh. Larger openings are suited for situations where you are filtering out larger particles. Any particles that are smaller than the size of … Continue reading

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