Protective clothing

The AKA308 is a high quality aramid herringbone twill fabric aluminized on one side with a highly reflective film. This fabric does not emit dust.


It is commonly used for the fabrication of safety clothing. It resists to flexion at exposed areas such as elbows and knees.


Technical Data

Weight 365 g/m²
Thickness 0.80 mm
Flammability test to EN532 : 1994
10 sec flame applied to face of vertical sample Negative reaction to flame
Thermal test to EN407 : 1994
Contact Heat EN702
Performance level Level 1
Convective Heat EN367
Performance level Level 2
Radiant heat EN366
Performance level Level 4
Molten Metal Splash
Small splashes EN348
Performance Level Level 4
Large Quantities EN373
Performance Level Level 1
Abrasion Resistance EN388
Performance Level Level 1
Tear Resistance EN388
Performance Level Level 4
Water permeability - Hydrostatic Head
Test to BS EN 20811 : 1992 (1996) No water penetration at highest pressure
Indicative tested to MIL-C-87076A
Wet flexibility (PART 4.5.31/) No evidence of cracking or delamination
Adhesion after wet flexing (PART 4.5.51/) No evidence of delamination
Fabric care Wipe clean - do not launder
Continuous 230°C (445°F)
N.B. The information, details and values indicated are to the best of our knowledge. We recommend to conduct tests according to local conditions. The data is subject to some variations without notice.