G9 GLASS-MELAMINE LAMINATE
B.I.R.S. Machine & Supply a distributor of Glass-Melamine G-9 sheet, rod & tube.
G-9 Glass-Melamine Laminate is a woven glass fabric that is very hard, flame resistant, and
machining grade with excellent electrical properties in high humidity conditions. It has high
physical strength and excellent arc resistance. Grade G-9 glass melamine rod meets or exceeds
all requirements of Military Specification Mil-I-24768/1, Type GME. G-9 Glass woven cloth
impregnated with melamine resin.
The key difference between G5 and G9 is the G9 Glass-melamine laminate is more resistant to the elements of the environment. Thus, G9 can be safely substituted where G5 is called for.
G5 = MIL-I-24768/8 GMG
G9 = MIL-I-24768/1 GME
Excellent mechanical strength
Grade G9 has enhanced electrical properties under wet conditions
Switch board panels
Structural electrical parts