Sewing thread, as defined in ASTM D123, Standard Terminology Relating to Textiles, is a technically engineered strand of yarn that is expected to do the five functions:
Atlantic Thread supplies a variety of cords and braids made of high performance fibers to include:
Atlantic Thread can also supply narrow tapes and bias bindings made of high performance fibers.
Atlantic Thread is a distributor of FR Hook and Loop.
Atlantic Thread distributes slide fasteners made with NOMEX® tape in various lengths for protective apparel and other specialized applications. Standard inventory includes black tape and brass teeth.
Atlantic Thread is a U.S. distributor of ROBUSO Proton® shears. These "high-tech" shears are designed to produce improved cutting results with such "high-tech" materials as aramids (KEVLAR® and TWARON®), DYNEEMA®, SPECTRA®, glass and carbon fiber fabrics. ROBUSO Proton® shears have proven their value on the production floor by delivering customer satisfaction.
CRAQ-SPUN® AR is a registered trademark of Atlantic Thread & Supply Company, Inc.
DYNEEMA® is a registered trademark of Royal DSM N.V.
NOMEX® and KEVLAR® brand fibers are a registered trademark of E.I. Du Pont de Nemours and Company
ROBUSO Proton® is a registered trademark of Robuso Solingen Germany
SPECTRA® brand fiber is a registered trademark of Honeywell International Inc.
TEIJINCONEX® brand fiber is a registered trademark of Teijin Limited
TWARON® brand fiber is a registered trademark of Teijin Aramid BV