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RFID

Yarn and fibers for radio frequency identification (RFID) applications.

YARN AND FIBERS FOR RFID 

Not every yarn suits the requirements of RFID as they need to have the following characteristcs in order to serve as an RFID transponder:

 
  • washable
    yarn / fibers need to withstand water and even laundry detergents (depending on final application like smart textiles or wearable technology)
     
  • easy to process
    yarns for RFID need to be implented by easy methods and without any much further ado
     
  • conductive
     
  • flexible
    yarns for RFID need to withstand certain demanding situations and circumstances without compromising on performance
     
  • enduring
    depending on the end use, the yarns for RFID need to last a certain time span
  

Swicofil offers a broad range of products suitable for RFID whereas the plasma metal line meets all of the above mentionned points as follows:

SWICOSILVER AND MORE YARNS OF THE PLASMA LINE


RFID applications with SwicoSilver HiCon

Amongst other products, Swicofil offers SwicoSilver yarns (also in HiCon quality), SwicoGold and other metals from the plasma line suitable for RFID.

They are washable (adhesion of the metal to the yarn is excellent), highly conductive, have the touch as well as the behaviour of a normal textile yarn and can be processed just like normal yarn by embroidery, weaving or knitting and more. Furthermore, these yarns are fine, light and customizable.

CONTACT US for more information or if you are interested in yarns suitable for RFID.

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