Polartec Alpha Insulation
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75% Polyester 25% Nylon (Quilted Alpha Style 9717 only) 44% recycled content
Certification: bluesign®, Standard Oeko-Tex 100
Style 4402 (White Seconds): 62" wide, 2.9 oz/sqyd | 98 gsm, 4-way stretch: 30% side-to-side just 5% lengthwise (59% Recycled content). **Marked as a seconds, but so far no obvious flaws.
Style 4403 (White Seconds): 62" wide, 2.6 oz/sqyd | 88 gsm, 4-way stretch: 40% side-to-side just 5% lengthwise (55% Recycled content) **A few minor and sporadic flaws and a little dirty along the selvedge.
Style 4404 (Black Seconds, Caribbean Seconds): 60" wide, 3.7 oz/sqyd | 125 gsm, 4-way stretch: black 40% side-to-side 15% lengthwise, 2-way stretch: caribbean 15% side-to-side only. **Black Seconds has no fluff on the wrong side while Caribbean Seconds does. Black Seconds also has a few holes, sporadic and infrequently spaced throughout the roll.
Style 4405 (White Seconds): 62" side, 1.7 oz/sqyd | 60 gsm, 2-way stretch: 45% side-to-side. **Selvedge edge is a little uneven
Style 4408 (Black Seconds, Medium Blue Seconds): **Black Seconds is narrow at 46" wide. Medium Blue Seconds is standard 62" wide, 2.95 oz/sqyd | 100 gsm, 2-way stretch: 80% side-to-side for Black Seconds and 75% side-to-side for Medium Blue. **Black Seconds has obvious narrow width, Medium Blue seconds looks ok.
Style 4409 (Cremini Seconds, Fiery Red Seconds, Midnight Navy Seconds, and Mineral Blue): 58" wide, 1.8 oz/sqyd | 61 gsm, 2-way stretch: 30% side-to-side (54% Recycled content). **Cremini Seconds has some sporadic picks/pulls on one half of the fabric, Fiery Red is off grain and has just a few picks/pulls, Midnight Navy has a little less wrong side fluff than the other colourways.
Style 4411 (White Seconds): 62" wide, 3.2 oz/sqyd | 110 gsm, 4-way stretch: 30% side-to-side 20% lengthwise. The longest lofted fibers of all the Alpha Styles we carry. **Face has lofted fibres, wrong side has no lofted fibers.
Style 4412 (White Seconds): 62" wide, 1.5 oz/sqyd | 50 gsm, 2-way stretch: 65% side-to-side. **Has a different feel than other styles of Alpha. It's a little stiffer and feels like netting. The knit is a little irregular in places and there are a few dirt marks that will probably wash out.
Style 9717 (Khaki Green Beige Back Quilted): 56" wide, 4.1 oz/sqyd | 139 gsm, No Stretch. Face: Solid Woven Ripstop Nylon with DWR Back: Alpha Insulation
Machine wash warm, normal cycle, use mild detergent, do not use bleach or fabric softeners, tumble dry low. Do not dry clean.
Use as a sandwich insulation in any garment to be worn during activities in colder weather.
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