Dye-Sub and UV Fabrics
Fisher Textiles (www.fishertextiles.com) has added styles 1010 Element and GF 7110 X-Out to its line of fabrics for dye sublimation and UV printing. Fisher's newest awning fabric, 1010 Element, is 8.5 oz/yd2, 60 in. (1524 mm) wide, and 100% polyester. It can also be used for street pole banners and patio furniture and has been tested in accordance with several AATCC test methods for water repellency. GF 7110 X-Out is 6.7 oz/yd2, 110 in. (2794 mm) wide and, while Fisher says it's comparable to GF 4100 Sheeting, GF 7110 is receptive to dye sublimation. The base fabric is polyester with viscose/rayon flocking. It is FR, passes NFPA 701, and is formaldehyde free.