Abrasion resistant products are designed specifically to protect a substrate from the process of scraping or wear through abrasive contact.
Abrasion is the process of scuffing, scratching, wearing down, marring, or rubbing away. It can very undesirable in electronic applications and can lead to exposure to the elements, faults and damage to the systems.
The products below all offer a resistance to abrasion at some level, but some products like braided sleeving and heat shrinkable tubes are especially robust.
These products are designed and manufactured to have additional properties to improve their physical properties in order to provide increased protection against impact, cuts, scraping and rubbing.