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Epic AWF

Epic AWF

Anti-wick PFC-free thread for premium water-resistant outdoor wear

Coats Epic AWF is an environmentally friendly, anti-wicking thread for water-resistant outdoor wear and workwear.

It is part of our new range of anti-wick sewing threads that are free of perfluorinated compounds (PFCs). The anti-wick PFC-free threads for apparel end use are offered in the Coats polyester thread brands Epic and Gral.

This leading development is one of the many positive actions taken by us to demonstrate our commitment to sustainability and safety. The threads have a PFC-free anti-wick finish which prevents the capillary action of water transportation through the thread in the seam.

Epic AWF is a high-tech corespun thread that combines a high tenacity polyester filament core with a polyester fibre wrap to create to make a versatile and productive thread. The high strength polyester filament core provides excellent seam appearance and strength. It is specially lubricated to deliver outstanding sewing performance in the most demanding applications.

It has excellent abrasion resistance which helps you to achieve flexibility and durability in garment seams. The fibres on the surface of the thread help to "lock" the thread in the seam, limiting thread movement and helping to prevent runback.

Epic AWF has a specially formulated finish to deliver a high degree of water resistance. We have made this globally available in an extensive range of colours.

Discover how Epic AWF can enhance your products. Download our product information sheet or contact one of our experts.

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Disclaimer

Since conditions and applications vary considerably in the use of a product, the customer and/or user should assure herself or himself that the product meets end customer requirements and is suitable for the intended end use. Coats accepts no liability for unsuitable or improper use or application of products.

Information provided above is based on current averages and should be taken only as indicative. Coats accepts no liability for the preciseness and correctness of the information provided.

Product information sheets are updated from time to time, please be sure you are referring to the most recent publication. Coats supports customers with advice on individual applications on request; if you have any questions or concerns, please contact us.