Asheville Mica provides a large range of Mica Tapes and Teflon coated glass tapes that are used across a wide variety of industrial applications, including the rebuilding of heavy duty traction motors.
Mica Tape is made of mica paper, natural phlogopite, calcined muscovite or synthetic mica, glued with special resin to the substrate of glass fiber or polyethylene. Epoxy or silicone resins are most commonly used to bond mica paper to the tape substrate
Vacuum Pressure Infused(VPI), high dielectric tapes are used for the main insulation of low and high voltage machine coils with a Class F thermal rating.
We offer a wide range of mica and non-mica insulating materials for various applications in different types of large generators for industrial, hydro, turbo, wind and solar electrical energy creation.
Typical Industry Uses:
- Coil Insulation
- Traction Motor Repair
- DC Motors