[ noh-meks ]
/ ˈnoʊ mɛks /
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a brand of lightweight, heat-resistant aramid fiber used in clothing, especially for firefighters.
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The material's introduction to the world of motorsport began in 1966, when racing driver and safety advocate Bill Simpson met astronaut Pete Conrad, who introduced him to Nomex.Why racing drivers trust their lives to a fireproof fabric called Nomex|Jonathan M. Gitlin|December 18, 2020|Ars Technica