Fabrics

Neese FR Fabric Comparison

Fabric NameFabric ContentTypical TaskPriceWear LifeProtectionComfortWeights
Synthetic Fabrics
Glen Guard79% Kermel,
20% Modacrylic,
1 % Antistatic
Flash Fire,
Electric Arc Flash
Moderate3-4 yearsGoodBetter4.5 oz,
6.4 oz,
6.1 oz
Ripstop
Nomex IIIA93% Nomex,
5% Kevlar,
2% Antistatic
Flash FireHigh3-5 YearsBestGood4.5 oz,
6.0 oz,
Nomex MHP34% Nomex/Kevlar,
33% Lyocell,
31% Modacrylic,
2% Antistatic
Flash Fire,
Electric Arc Flash,
Small Molten Metal
Moderate3-4 YearsGoodBest7.0 oz
Tecasafe Plus48% Modacrylic,
37% Lyocell,
15% Para-Aramid
Flash Fire,
Electric Arc Flash
Moderate3-4 YearsGoodBetter7.8 oz,
5.8 oz
Tecasafe Plus Knits48% Modacrylic,
37% Lyocell,
15% Para-Aramid
Flash Fire,
Electric Arc Flash
Moderate2-4 YearsGoodBest6.7 oz
DH48% Tencel,
40% Modacrylic,
12% Aramid
Flash Fire,
Electric Arc Flash
Moderate3-4 YearsGoodBest7.0 oz
Fabric NameFabric ContentTypical TaskPriceWear LifeProtectionComfortWeights
Natural Fibers
Westex by Milliken,
Carolina Protect,
Mount Vernon Mills
100% CottonFlash Fire,
Electric Arc Flash
Low1-2 YearsGoodBetter7.0 oz,
9.0 oz
Westex by Milliken,
Carolina Protect,
Mount Vernon Mills
88% Cotton,
12 % Nylon
Flash Fire,
Electric Arc Flash
Moderate2-4 YearsBetterBetter7.0 oz,
9.0 oz
Indura Ultra Soft A/C88% Cotton,
12 % Nylon
Flash Fire,
Electric Arc Flash
Moderate2-4 YearsBetterBest7.0 oz,
9.0 oz
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