Kevlar is a para-
Kevlar thread has numerous specialist applications including: Sewing of heat and blast furnace protection wear, fire-
Kevlar thread also has uses in the media and entertainment sectors where fire is used, such as fire-
Our kevlar threads are suitable for either hand sewing or machine sewing – this particular thread is very thick and only suitable for industrial sewing machines, though it may work on some domestic machines that can handle very thick threads – check the needle size specifications to see if your machine can handle it.
The higher the Tex number, the thicker the thread. As an approximate guide, Tex-
*Our kevlar threads are not waxed and not suitable for unravelling to produce magicians’ invisible thread.
*All kevlar products are effected by strong UV light and will lose strength if left exposed to sunlight or UV for long periods. Kevlar will also degrade in contact with chlorine (such as bleach products and swimming pools).
We pack all our kevlar threads in black polythene bags to ensure that they are in pristine condition when received.
Tex Number: 135
Quantity: 1 x 3000m cone
Ticket No (metric size): 22
Count, dtex approx.:
Elongation approx.: 3-5%
Recommended needle size: Nm 130-150 / No.21-23