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Table 1 Mechanical properties of carbon fabrics.

From: Tensile Performance, Lap-Splice Length and Behavior of Concretes Confined by Prefabricated C-FRCM System

Fabric type Strength Strain at peak Elastic modulus Applied to
Average (MPa) COV (%) Average (%) COV (%) Average (GPa) COV (%)
Bonded fabric 2179 2.50 1.24 5.20 176 4.50 Tensile test;
Lap-splice test
Woven fabric 1753 11.82 1.26 9.30 139 9.33 Column confinement
  1. Average of ten tests for each type; density = 0.0018 g/mm3 for carbon fiber, cross section (CF 12K) = 0.454 mm2.