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Is carbon fiber graphite?

Carbon fibers are made almost entirely of graphite. Carbon fiber composite, sometimes referred to as "carbon fiber", is made of carbon fibers and a matrix material, which is usually a plastic such as epoxy. Full Answer

Is carbon fiber tear proof?

Carbon fiber has very high tensile strength due to the carbon fibers encased in epoxy. If you pulled a piece of carbon fiber it will withstand a high degree of force before failure. At the same time carbon fiber is… Full Answer