Filan®

Filan®

A twisted continuous filament polyester sewing thread which is specially designed for the Automotive industry. To download a printable pdf click here. For more information fill in an enquiry form below or contact our sales team on 01244 680506.

Fibre Type:

Polyester

Finishes:

Soft

Thread Construction:

Twisted Multifilament

Application:

Automotive, Filtration, Footwear, Luggage & Handbags, Geotextiles, Specialty Industrial, Outdoor Products, Covers/ Web Slings & Tiedowns

Advantages:

  • Better resistance to UV exposure than nylon or polyamide sewing thread
  • Good seam strength
  • Superior Sewability
  • Low moisture regain
  • Available in natural, white, black and colours
  • Soft finish

perma-spun-cropped

Features and Benefits:

  • Fibre Resistance to Acid- Excellent
  • Fibre Resistance to Alkali- Fair
  • Fibre Resistance to Bleach- Excellent
  • Fibre Abrasion Resistance- Good
  • Fibre Resistance to Heat- 145 deg C (Highest continuous temperature before breakdown)
  • Fibre Melting Point- 265 deg CC
  • Anecord Nylon® or Anefil Nylon® are recommended for applications where higher abrasion resistance is required.
  • Filament polyester prewound bobbins are available in multiple sizes