Fabric & Material Reference Chart

Listed below is a quick reference chart for many of the fabrics/materials we use for gloves, clothing and accessories. New fabrics are constantly being tested and introduced. Check with your Customer Service Representative for new and improved styles.

Fabric/Material Prefix/Abbreviation
AL 1400AL14
Aluminized
Carbon KevlarACK
KevlarAK
FiberglassAGL
Kevlar TwillAKT
LeatherAL
PBIAPB
Rayon, StandardAR
Rayon, HeavyweightHAR
AluguardALG
Carbon FeltCF
Cotton
BanwearFRB
Denim, Blue Non-FRBD
Duck, Non-Durable, FRFPD
Duck, Non-FRCD
Fleece (Glove Linings)FL
FR, Durable, Green, 9 oz.FR
FR, Durable, Heavy, Green, 12 ozHFR
FR, Durable, Navy, 9 ozNBFR
FR, Durable, Orange, 9 ozORFR
Indura, 9 ozFRI
Indura, 12 ozHFRI
Indura Ultra Soft, 7 ozUS7
Indura Ultra Soft, 9 ozUS9
Indura Ultra Soft, 12 ozUS12
Fiberglass, Standard, 28 ozFG
Fiberglass, Heavyweight, 36 ozHG
Fabric/Material Prefix/Abbreviation
Kevlar BlendK
Leather
CapeskinC
DeersplitD
Grain CowhideG
Split CowhideL
Grain PigskinP
Thermoleather, BrownTH
TuffweldTW
Nomex IIIA Aramid, 4.5 ozNX4
Nomex IIIA Aramid, 6 ozNX6
Nomex IIIA Aramid, 10 oz.NX10
Nomex, Non-Woven (Glove Linings)NL
PBIPBK
PBI/Kevlar BlendKP
PBI/Kevlar Blend, HeavyweightHKP
Terrycloth 100%TK
Twill, 8 ozKTW
Silica, 18 ozSI
36 ozHSI
Steel Stitch/Wire SewnSS
Velcro (Hook or Loop), Suffix to Style NoVC
Vertex GlassVG
Vinex for Aluminum IndustriesFR9B
Welder’s Wear FR Cotton, Russet, 12 ozW
Wool Knit (Glove Linings)WL
Non WovenBW
Zirpro WoolZW