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Sewn (Kevlar Thread)

Sewn (Kevlar Thread)

Kevlar Thread

  • Mechanically sewn closed tubing (Teardrop)
  • Various thread types and stitch patterns
  • Most available with optional pull-thru leader
  • Applicable to most jacket material types
  • Limited EMI shield material options
  • Requires cable pull-thru

Material Specifications

Available Attributes

Thread Color Natural

Sewn (Kevlar Thread)

Breaking Strength 16 lbs-min
Color Natural (Amber)
Elongation 6% (max)
Finish Soft, No bonding
Flame Retardant Decomposes at 448°C
Material Spun para-Aramid filaments
Specification A-A-55195
Shelf-Life 60 months
Size TEX-98
Temperature 210°C max. operational Short spikes to 250°C Decomposition at 448°C

Specifications subject to change without notice. All statements and technical information contained herein are based on tests we believe to be reliable, but the accuracy or completeness is not guaranteed under all circumstances. Before using Zippertubing® products, the user shall determine suitability for the intended use, and user assumes all responsibility for improper selection. Published attenuation values of Zippertubing® shielding have been verified by laboratory testing of the respective shielding materials. Actual installed attenuation values may differ due to installation techniques and final assembly operation parameters which are beyond the control of Zippertubing®. Actual attenuation values can only be determined by the end user testing the completed assembly. U.S. and International Patents and patents pending. © 2018 The Zippertubing® Company, Chandler, Arizona.

Kevlar Thread

Soft multi-ply Kevlar sewing thread for machine sewing. Kevlar exhibits outstanding mechanical strength and excellent heat resistance. It also is resistance to bacteria, mildew, abrasion and aging. It has good resistance to most organic solvents. The thread meets the requirements of A-A-55195, Type I (formerly MIL-T-44100).

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