BRISTLE MATERIALS AND THEIR BENEFITS
Horse Hair is soft, resilient, and long lasting. Excellent for sweeping polished surfaces, horse hair works well for dusting, flux removal and general cleanup. It is non-conductive.
Natural Hog Bristle (or Chung King) is resilient and is the stiffest natural material available. A hog bristle ESD brush will provide the best possible cleaning. It works well when dealing with sticky, crusty materials or viscous fluids. It is non-conductive.
Nylon is the toughest and most durable synthetic filament available. Our nylon ESD brushes shown are 6.12; the highest quality nylon available. Excellent for ESD and Clean Room use. Our ESD-safe brushes have nylon bristles that discourage bacterial growth and resist most acids. It is non-shedding, and is excellent for cleaning and scrubbing applications with its strong abrasion resistance properties. Nylon bristles will not scratch most surfaces.