Definitions for "Micarta"
Linen or paper fabric in an eposy resin. Very tough, durable and pretty. Normally expensive, and often hand-polished to a fine lustre.
a synthetic, man-made material consisting of layers of linen cloth that are bonded together with epoxy and compressed to form a lightweight yet strong handle material
Another popular handle material. It's a linen or paper fabric with epoxy resin laminate. Adcantages: light weight, durability & looks appealing ;).