For 120 years Asheville Mica Company and it's related companies have become leading industrial mica sheet manufacturers and supported an incredibly wide variety of Industries. Our Mica has been in Fighter planes ( Mica Sparkplugs), and it was crucial to Radar systems for World war II and the development of electronics - with everything from radios, toasters, hairdryers and Microwaves and many other household items using Mica parts. Thru acquisition and product evolution, we now also offer our clients with a wide array of Ceramic insulators, Plastics and evolving insulators like Kapton and Nomex for use in Load Banks, Braking Resistors and many other high temp situations.
Our thermal products can withstand continuous temperatures of between 200 and 900 degrees Celsius and peak temperatures of up to 1,200 degrees Celsius under different environmental conditions and pressures.
For many years the Asheville Mica Company has been supplying mica electrical insulation parts in the form of washers, bushings and nichrome wire support structures for high wattage electrical energy dissipation units.