What is Fish paper? How is it used?

Fish paper fiber is a vulcanized cellulose fiber for all electrical insulation such as rubberized wood fiber. Fishpaper is frequently used for electrical insulation and is commonly die cut to create unique parts for specific applications.

560GC-ND is an example of Fish Paper that Digi-Key Stocks.

Fish paper is a durable, flexible, electrical insulator that’s made of vulcanized fiber and used with motor windings and for gasket insulation. A lightweight dielectric paper, this electrical grade material is also a good choice for oil-filled transformers. Store it in a moisture controlled environment because Moisture absorption can cause fish paper to swell or curl.

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