Novus™ 10 (5G)

PRODUCT TYPE: Compressed Fibre - 5G™ Range

Novus 10 is a premium grade compressed sheet material based on carbon fibre with a high quality nitrile rubber binder.


A universal grade especially suitable for high temperatures and pressures. Ideal for use under alkaline conditions and in steam applications. It also possesses excellent creep resistance and is suitable for use with oils, fuels and refrigerants.


  • Complies with BS Specification 7531 Grade X
  • Firesafe API 607 Fourth Edition
  • TA-LUFT (in accordance with VDI Guideline 2440)
  • Germanischer Lloyd GL Approved


Available with fine mesh mild steel wire reinforcement: Novus 10 Metallic.
Supplied with anti-stick finish as standard.

Typical Physical Properties

Thickness 1.5mm
Density 1.57g/cc
Tensile Strength ASTM F152 13MPa
Compression ASTM F36 11%
Recovery ASTM F36 62%
Residual Stress BS7531 (300° C) 25MPa
Gas Leakage
BS7531 <1cc/min
ASTM Oil 1 Thickness Increase 1.0%
IRM 903 Oil Thickness Increase 2.5%
ASTM Fuel B Thickness Increase 2.5%