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Journal of Materials Science

, Volume 27, Issue 14, pp 3876–3878 | Cite as

Role of microvoids in aramid fibres

  • M. G. Dobb
  • C. R. Park
  • R. M. Robson
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Abstract

The distribution of microvoids in high-strength aramid fibre has been established. The tensile and compressive behaviours of both untreated and silver sulphide-impregnated Kevlar 981 fibre are reported and the results are discussed in terms of the influence of microvoids on the mechanical performance.

Keywords

Polymer Mechanical Performance Compressive Behaviour Aramid Fibre 
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© Chapman & Hall 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. G. Dobb
    • 1
  • C. R. Park
    • 1
  • R. M. Robson
    • 1
  1. 1.Textile Physics Laboratory, Department of Textile IndustriesUniversity of LeedsLeedsUK

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