Plated materials open unlimited opportunities for product development. V Technical Textiles in conjunction with Shieldex Trading USA, offers a wide range of plated textile materials. Flexibility and adhesion enable SHIELDEX metallized fabrics, yarns and fillers to withstand all textile treatments including spinning, weaving, needle felting, and sewing.
Silver (Ag) has inherent qualities that make it the idea element to use in applications as varied as medical wound dressings, scent-free textiles, thermal management, conductive tapes, architectural shielding, EMI shielding gaskets, and fabric wipes and linens. Shieldex silver-plated fabric, tape, fillers and yarns make all these applications marketable products.
Nickel (Ni), Tin (Sn), and Copper (Cu) plated fabrics offer outstanding EMI shielding characteristics and environmental stability.