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BRAELOK FABRIC

Braelok Fabric Specifications

100% Woven solution dyed polypropylene
Weight: 5 oz.
Thickness: .060”
Backing: Latex

Tested Toughness -This fabric has been tested by an independent testing laboratory against standards for upholstery fabrics set by the National Association of Furniture Manufacturers.

Flame resistance

This fabric has the following flame resistant characteristics:

  • Flame spread rate of 5
  • Smoke density factor of 10
  • Class A standard for wall covering

The tests were conducted in accordance with the provisions of ASTM designation E84-70, "Standard Method of Test for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials:' Fabric was mounted to A/C board with a water based adhesive. This test method is identical to that specified in ANS No. 2.5, NFPA N-o.255, UL No.723 and UBC No.42-1.

Tested toughness

This fabric has been tested by an independent testing laboratory against standards for upholstery fabrics set by the National Association of Furniture Manufacturers.

TEST
N A F M REQUIREMENT
BRAELOK FABRIC
BREAKING STRENGTH
(A.S.T.M. D-1682-64 Grab Method)
50 Lbs.
100/100 Warp/Fill
TEAR STRENGTH (A.S.T.M D-2262-71)
5% Maximum
Less than 1%
PERCENT SHRINKAGE (N A F M-F-5A-T)
5% Maximum
Less than 1%
SEAM SLIPPAGE (Method 5420 Modified) (D D D- T-191 B)
25 Lbs.
Warp/Fill 38/28
ABRASION (Wyzenbeek Method C.of A.S.T.M.
D-1175-61T) Head Load -3 Lbs. Tension -4 Lbs.
Abradant -No.8 Canvas Duck
15,000 Double Rubs
15,000 Double Rubs
LIGHT FASTNESS (A.A.T.C.C. Method 16A-64)
40 Hrs.
Exceeds 80 Hrs.
CROCKING
(A.A.T.C.C. Method 16A -64) CROCKING Dry-Class 4 Min. Class 5-No Crocking
(A.A.T.C.C. Method 8-61) Wet-Class 3 Min. Class 5-No Crocking
Wet-Class 3 Minimum,
Dry-Class 4 Min.
Class 5-No Crocking
Class 5-No Crocking

BRAELOK 54" WOOVEN DISPLAY FABRIC

100% POLYPROPYLENE FABRIC

  • Carbon
  • Carbon (closeup)
  • Smoke
  • Smoke (closeup)