Material Properties - Straight Bar

V-ROD composite rebar is available in both fiberglass and carbon composite material systems. See below for selected fiberglass material properties or click on the appropriate link for a complete list of material properties.

Standard Fiberglass Rebar (stocked in warehouse)
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Minimum Guaranteed Design Tensile Strength MPa 990 1100 1140 1130 1110 1100 800  
ksi 143 159 165 164 161 159 116  
Nominal Tensile Modulus GPa 52.5 52.5 52.5 52.5 52.5 52.5 52.5  
ksi 7609 7609 7609 7609 7609 7609 7609  
Tensile Strain % 1.89 2.10 2.17 2.15 2.11 2.10 1.52  
Low-Modulus (LM) Fiberglass Rebar (stocked in warehouse)
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Minimum Guaranteed Design Tensile Strength MPa   880 1000 940 940   960  
ksi   128 145 136 136   139  
Nominal Tensile Modulus GPa   42.5 42.5 42.5 42.5   42.5  
ksi   6159 6159 6159 6159   6159  
Tensile Strain %   2.07 2.35 2.21 2.21   2.26  
High-Modulus (HM) Fiberglass Rebar (available by special order)
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Minimum Guaranteed Design Tensile Strength MPa   1372 1312 1184 1105 1059 1000 1093
ksi   199 190 172 160 153 145 158
Nominal Tensile Modulus GPa   65.1 65.6 62.6 64.7 62.6 66.4 65.1
ksi   9435 9507 9072 9377 9072 9623 9435
Tensile Strain %   2.11 2.00 1.89 1.71 1.69 1.51 1.68
Carbon Rebar (available by special order)
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Minimum Guaranteed Design Tensile Strength MPa 1356 1431 1765 1532        
ksi 196.6 207.5 255.9 222.1        
Nominal Tensile Modulus GPa 127 120 144 140        
ksi 18415 17400 20880 20300        
Tensile Strain % 1.20 1.33 1.32 1.18