Our Fabrics/Thread

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18oz. Water Resistant Cotton Duck Canvas

 

TEAR AND ABRASION STRENGTH BY THE NUMBERS

Cotton Jeans                        4.5 pounds to tear                       50 cycles to failure

500 Denier Polyester             8 pouds to tear                          180 cycles to failure

200 Denier Standard Nylon      7.5 pouds to tear                       275 cycles to failure

500 Denier Cordura                22 pouds to tear                        710 cycles to failure

1000 Denier Cordura              110 pouds to tear                     1780 cycles to failure

 

 

THREAD

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High Strength Polypropylene Thread

The same thread used in the sailing industry.

properties:

Heat toleranceHeat stable up to 266° Fahrenheit. Starts to melt at about 320° Fahrenheit. This means that polypropylene thread is suitable for protective clothing.

Mildew & rot resistant

UV resistant

Tensile strength - 21pounds

Thread diameter - 0.0152 Inches

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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