Glass Cord reinforcement gives improved heat dissipation, greater tensile strength, increased tread life and a smoother ride when woven into a fabric, or used on its own, in high performance pneumatic tyres.

Rubber Impregnated Chopped Strand (RICS) strengthen solid rubber tyres, preventing chipping when used on rugged terrain. Impregnated glass and additionally for higher performance, impregnated carbon fibre chopped strands can be used.