Swimwear Fabric Bright XTRA LIFE LYCRA® Sun Protection

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Swimwear Fabric Bright XTRA LIFE LYCRA® Sun Protection

"THE MAGIC OF CARVICO"
CARVICOXTRA LIFE LYCRA®

Classic Bright Nylon, the perfect balance between lightness and elasticity. The surface of this classic charmeuse, one of the evergreen fabrics inside Carvico’s collections, features a special glimmer. Bright Xtra Life LYCRA® is a balanced mix of glamour, style and comfort and guarantees a perfect fit under any circumstances.   TECH DATA SHEET

Composition: 
80% Nylon, 20% XTRA LIFE LYCRA®
Weight: 
190gsm +/- 5%
Width: 
150cm +/- 2%
Roll size: 
70m approx
Minimum order quantity: 
1m
Important information: 

Relaxation of up to 5% is to be expected on all Elastane-based fabrics and is not claimable on Eclipse Textiles. 5% relaxation allowance should be calculated into stock requirement figures. Please pay special attention to the fastness values declared in the chart on the colour card. Combination of colours is not recommended when the fastness values of washing, water and sea water are lower than 4/5. Polyester version in white also available. Recommended for use in splicing garments to avoid absorption of Nylon excess dyestuffs.

Custom batch information: 

Indent colours available Ex-Italy with a 1 roll minimum. Custom batches also available.

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Sample card information:

Sample cards are available upon request.
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Suggested applications: 

Performance swimwear
Fashion swimwear
Children's swimwear
Dance costumes
Dance leotards
Gymnastic leotards
Sports uniforms

Swimwear Fabric Bright XTRA LIFE LYCRA® Sun Protection

"THE MAGIC OF CARVICO"
CARVICOXTRA LIFE LYCRA®

High Quality Bright XTRA LIFE LYCRA® Technology

 

Classic Bright Nylon, the perfect balance between lightness and elasticity. The surface of this classic charmeuse, one of the evergreen fabrics inside Carvico’s collections, features a special glimmer. Bright Xtra Life LYCRA® is a balanced mix of glamour, style and comfort and guarantees a perfect fit under any circumstances.
 
Xtra Life LYCRA® Fiber resists fabric breakdown more than 5 times longer than your average chlorine-resistant spandex. Fiber breakage can cause fabric breakdown very quickly. Swimwear garments using Xtra Life LYCRA® Fiber have no significant fiber breakage even after 240 hours of exposure.

A Bright Polyester LYCRA® version in also available in white, and is recommended for use in any garment involving splicing between white and a colour with low colour fastness results.
 

// Great fit and comfort
// Extra strength
// Outstanding quality
// Shape retention
// Maximum durability
// UPF 50+ sun protection
// 4 1/2 times Chlorine resistance
// Premium quality Carvico product
// Branded LYCRA®

Swimwear Fabric Bright XTRA LIFE LYCRA® Sun Protection

"THE MAGIC OF CARVICO"
CARVICOXTRA LIFE LYCRA®

The Secret Behind A Long Lasting Garment

// Cold hand wash or gentle machine wash with mild detergent.

// Do not soak.

// Do not bleach.

// Do not spin dry.

// Do not dry clean.

// Do not iron.

// Do not tumble dry.

// Line dry out of direct sunlight.

// Avoid any rough surfaces such as pool edges, dancefloors or rough ground in general.

// Do not pack or store when wet.

// Remove any excess water and dry without delay.

// Separate light colours from dark before washing.

// Avoid excess contact with suntan lotions and harsh chemicals sometimes found in saunas, spas and pools.

// Avoid excess contact with harsh chemicals such as deodorants, make-up or perfume.

// White and pastel colours, and light weight garments may appear transparent when wet.

// Although the best possible dyes are selected worldwide, the fastness of some shades must be treated with caution. Particular care should be taken with contrasting colours in the one garment.