It is produced in a Tua Mâqisumanâ (Light Forge). It is a compound that combines, Carbon, Silicon, Tungsten, and Aluminum. As such it is a non-conducting material, and durable. Mâqitua can be used in a variety of forms which lends to its popularity. Depending on the thickness of the application it can be either semi-rigid or rigid.
There is a transparent version Mâqitua'tomin (Transparent Light Metal).