For UV-resistant seams
PTFE is tailored to the demands of outdoor applications - it withstands the influence of UV light and extreme weather conditions. While the functional capability of conventional sewing threads is reduced by up to 50 percent in the first year of permanent use outdoors, PTFE 30 shows its strength.
Material / Raw material
100 % polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE)
- resistant to temperature, UV light and chemicals
- tear- and abrasion-resistant
- can withstand approx. 300 °C over the short term
The production of our sewing threads and the quality of the materials we use comply with strict European regulations. Our production is certified according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2015. A&E Gütermann voluntarily undertakes to be regularly audited and evaluated by independent external certification bodies.