AvCarb® Carbon Drag Washer Material


At one time, carbon fiber materials were used only for the military, aircraft and high performance automobile applications. Today this versatile, high performance material from AvCarb Material Solutions has enhanced the performance of drag mechanisms of leading fishing reel producers and is stopping fish in their tracks worldwide.

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AvCarb Drag Benefits

Stable drag for controlled line payout at strike and throughout long fights
Unequalled smoothness of feel over a wide range of conditions
Rapid heat dissipation and thermal stability
High Durability

Suggested Uses

Drag washers for ALL fishing reels - Fly, Trolling, Spinning, Casting
May be used with or without lubricants

Design Options

Glass or resin structural support
Double or single sided friction surfaces
Thickness range 0.5 mm - 1.5 mm
Fine or coarse fabric weave pattern

Availability

Standard size is 15" x 20" panels
Available as washers pre-cut to customer specifications
Samples available upon request

Resin Saturated Products

AvCarb CodeThickness
mil
Thickness
mm
Friction SurfaceFabric Weave
DSS20F200.52fine
DSS20C200.52coarse
DSS30FC300.82coarse/fine
DSS40C401.02coarse
DSS50C501.32coarse

Fiberglass Reinforced Products

AvCarb CodeThickness
mil
Thickness
mm
Friction SurfaceFabric Weave
DSL23F230.62fine
DSL40F401.02fine
DSL60C601.52coarse