USA Distribution Partner for TeXtreme
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, USA – Composites One and TeXtreme, market leader in Spread Tow reinforcements, have entered an exclusive distribution partnership for the US market.
TeXtreme carbon reinforcements is a newly patented carbon fiber technology introduced last year in the bicycle industry. Manufacturers of advanced aerospace, industrial and sports products confirm that 20%-30% lighter composite parts can be produced with improved mechanical properties and superior surface smoothness. TeXtreme is a registered trademark owned by Oxeon AB, a Swedish company founded in 2003.
Good reach on the market
“TeXtreme has have a very high competency in composites, a broad product range and good reach on the North American market”, said Andreas Martsman, Vice President – Marketing & Sales of Oxeon. “And we also believe that this brings benefits to the customers sourcing materials from Composites One, being able to select TeXtreme in the mix of reinforcements available.”
“We are glad to be able to offer the best Spread Tow reinforcements out there to our customer base. TeXtreme gives us an extra edge in providing high-performance products,” says Dwight Baker, General Manager of Composites One Advanced Composites.
One of the first Pro Tour teams that announced the use of TeXtreme for its road bikes was Argos-Shimano. The team’s primary 2013 road race bikes will be Felt’s F-series made with new UHC Nano TeXtreme carbon fiber.