Solving product ideas with retro reflective yarns
There are occasions where the your newly created product could get a real boost and advantage over your competitors if this product had the capability to retro-reflect incoming light. We are happy to offer you solutions.
This retro-reflect ability is normally given by coating fabrics in a special process. We know are happy to offer a solution where the yarn is retro-reflective. This fact helps you to solve a lot of problems and does allow you to design innovative new products to meet the ever changing market demands.
Reflective yarns - technology in depth
Retro reflective technology can be obtained with the use of two types of raw materials:
The role of the Glass beads is to reflect the incoming light to its original light source. This means that the glass beads act as spherical lenses and return the incoming light to the light source when the reflecting layer is set in it's focus point.
We now offer you the widest selection of reflective yarns that will guarantee both night time safety and avant garde fashion.
The retro-reflective effect is obtained from the presence of thousands of glass beads that reflect the light returning it to its source. It is a security yarn that guarantees visibility at night. Ideal for
The highest retro-reflective quality yarn available is made from 3M Scotchlite film. This yarn is available in many counts in both supported and unsupported forms.
All retro-reflective yarns are non dyeable.
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