GRADES OF COPPER YARNS
Swicofil offers copper as follows:
- plasma Copper coated yarns
Plasma copper coated yarn are yarns that are copper coated by the plasma metal coating process.
Plasma copper coated yarns consist of a base yarn (polyester, polyamide or any other filament yarn) and real pure 100% copper as a coating with no additional, underlying layer of glue-like metals, materials or any other substances.
Conductivity levels for copper coated yarn can be tailored upon your requirements as well as requirements regarding the count.
Plasma copper coated yarn are not readily available in stock, therefore need to be produced upon demand.
- Copper mixed with Polyester multifilament (blend)
Intimate mix of polyester with highly conductive copper monofilaments which can be coated with silver or polyurethane products;
from dtex 50 up to dtex 610
The Polyester provides the textile properties according to your final product requirements and the copper component the necessary or shielding performance.
- copper fine wire / "monofilament"
from 0.020 mm up to 0.080 mm
available with specific coatings upon request
Please contact Swicofil for more information or concerning the requirements of the product you are looking for.