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How to Tell the Difference between Fake and Real Carbon Fiber

How to Tell the Difference between Fake and Real Carbon Fiber

Our carbon fiber Helmets, is made of 3K five harness weave which is the tightest, strongest and heaviest available on the market. This gives our customers 50% more per ounce. This product was originally designed for Aerospace applications, but has since been discovered to have many uses outside of that specialized industry.

Consumers may discover that the most common versions are lightweight plain twill weaves which do not provide as much carbon fiber per ounce. Dyed fiberglass or fiberglass backing is often used as a substitute, which is why it is important to understand how to identify the genuine material. Price is one good indication because fake alternatives will cost far less. The following images can help you identify one from the other:

Real Carbon Fiber Fake Carbon Fiber