COATS Helios P PTFE Thread Range
|Description||The strongest PTFE thread on the market, offering superior chemical, heat and UV-resistance for products exposed to harsh weather conditions.
Helios P is a high performance sewing thread, made from 100% polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), offering excellent chemical, heat and UV-resistance. Helios P is suitable for use in the production of outdoor goods like awnings, boat covers, etc. which are exposed to the harsh environment (ultraviolet rays, rain, salt water etc.). Thanks to its unique properties Helios P is also an excellent solution for demanding filtration products. Helios P can resist temperatures of approx. 327° C
Helios P has been designed with strength in mind. It is the strongest PTFE sewing thread made to date.
Available Thicknesses:Metric 10tkt (450/6), Metric 18 tkt (560/3)
Weight:10tkt: 240 denier. 18tkt: 167 denier
Cone Size:10tkt: 730mtrs (800yrds), 18tkt: 1280mtrs (1400yrds)
Colours Available:Black or Clear
Recommended Needle Size:10tkt: 160-200, 18tkt: 120-140
Strength:10tkt: 7840cN, 18tkt: 4500cN
Features & Benefits:
Metric Ticket Count (Nm) = Number of hanks of 1000 metres/kg
Tex = Weight in grams of 1,000 metres