Tyvek® UV-Protected Soft Structure Style 1460C
Tyvek® Style 1460C is part of the tough, durable Tyvek® sheet products family, but also has an ultraviolet (UV) inhibitor that gives it an extended outdoor life. Used in a variety of applications where drape, hand, and soft feel are of prime importance, Tyvek® Style 1460C is a proven shield from the sun, blocking 98% of the sun's damaging ultraviolet rays. With this UV inhibitor package, Tyvek® Style 1460C is uniquely suited for outdoor covering applications. The UV inhibitor is designed to extend the life of Tyvek® 1460C in applications where it is exposed to the sun.
Material Concepts is an authorized supplier of DuPont™ Tyvek® UV-Protected Soft Structure Style 1460C, offering Tyvek® Style 1460C for sale online. Tyvek® Style 1460C is available as follows:
- 60" × 100 linear yard rolls
- 60" × 50 linear yard rolls
- 60" × 10 linear yard rolls (Note: 10 yard rolls are not returnable)
- Custom sizes also available
Tyvek® UV-Protected Soft Structure Style 1460C Features
- UV protection
- Tear resistant
- Excellent strength-to-weight ratio
- Water resistant and breathable
- Washable - Download Tyvek® washing/sewing instructions (PDF).
Uses for Tyvek® UV-Protected Material
Here are just a few examples of how UV-Protected Soft Structure Tyvek® Style 1460C is used:
- ATV, moped, scooter, and bicycle covers
- Outdoor furniture covers
- Outdoor storage
- Apparel and accessories
- Photography backgrounds
Of course, there are many more uses that take advantage of the exceptional physical characteristics of Tyvek® UV-Protected Soft Structure Style 1460C for outdoor use and UV protection.
Tyvek® 1460C is an extremely versatile soft structure style material because it is UV stabilized. Used for outdoor furniture covers, table covers, and anything that needs protection from damaging ultraviolet sunlight, Tyvek® Style 1460C can replace bulkier and heavier materials and has an excellent strength-to-weight ratio. All Tyvek® styles are breathable and resist mildew by allowing trapped water to evaporate. Tyvek® also keeps out bird droppings, soot, debris, pollen, and other forms of environmental pollution. Brilliantly white and reflective, Tyvek® Style 1460C keeps the temperature of what it is covering lower than other competitive fabrics. Style 1460C is significantly lighter than most traditional fabrics and is easily fabricated into protective covers that are lightweight and store compactly when not in use. Tyvek® can be sewn on any conventional sewing machine. Click here for instructions on sewing and washing Tyvek® (PDF).
Technical Specifications for Tyvek® UV Soft Structure Style 1460C
|Strength||Testing Method||Average Value|
|Tensile Strength||Grab Tensile (ASTM D1682)c||30/40 lbf. MD/CD|
|Bursting Strength||Mullen Burst (ASTM D774)||85 psi|
|Tear Resistance||Trap Tear (ASTM D1117)||9/6 lbf. MD/CD|
|Filtration||Pore Size (ASTM F-316)||2-15 microns|
|Water Resistance||Hydrostatic Head (AATCC 127)||>50 inches without penetration|
|Basis Weight||ASTM D-1777||1.74 oz/yd2|
|Thickness||TAPPI T-410||>6.6 mils|
|Water Vapor Transmission||ASTM E-96 Method B||>800 g/m2 24 hours|
|UV||Natural Exposure @700 Mi/m² (2 years extreme worst case exposure)||Maintains approximately 50% of tensile strength|
MD = Machine Direction, CD = Cross Direction
Flammability: Clean untreated Tyvek® shrinks away from the heat of an open flame without igniting. It will begin to shrink at 244°F (118°C) or melt until 275°F (135°C). Its auto-ignition temperature is 650°F (343°C) Inquiries about the flammability of specific styles and their applications should be directed to a DuPont representative.
Tyvek® is slippery and should not be used in applications where it is walked upon. Tyvek® should not be used near heat, flames, sparks, or in explosive environments.
Material Concepts - Tyvek® UV-Protected Soft Structure Supplier
Material Concepts is a leading supplier and authorized master distributor of Tyvek® UV Soft Structure Style 1460C because of:
- Customer service
- Access to DuPont™ Tyvek® technical support
- Fast order turnaround
- Product quality
- Standard and custom sizes
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