Nabuk begins with the finest hand selected European hides. It features a sumputous, velvety surface with a subtle nap providing the ultimate in decadent luxury. Proprietary double dipped dying process with water repellant drum application ensures solid coloration and the ultimate in nubuck water repellency and soil resistance. Characteristics such as healed scars, insect marks and other signatures of nature add character and beauty to the finish. Nabuk is suitable for most hospitality, contract and residential applications.
Processed using low emission mineral tanning formulas which are environmentally friendly. The hides are retanned in aged oak drums using vegetable agents, natural fat liquors and oils along with dyes that ensure the leather is properly dyed. Complies with the strict regulations of the EU environmental normative CE2000/53. Natural color variations may occur even within the same dye lot.
|Applications:||Aviation*, Contract, Hospitality, Residential|
|Raw Material:||Top European Selection|
|Hide Size:||Average 45 — 50 sqft|
|Thickness:||1.1 — 1.2 mm|
|Colorfastness to Crocking (Wet Rub):||AATCC 8-2016: 2.5|
|Colorfastness to Crocking (Dry Rub):||AATCC 8-2016: 3.5|
|Wet Rub Test:||(Nr 20): UNI EN ISO 11640: ≥ 3 grey scale|
|Dry Rub Test:||(Nr 100): UNI EN ISO 11640: ≥ 3 grey scale|
|Flexing Endurance:||UNI EN ISO 5402: ≥ 20,000|
|Tear Strength:||UNI EN ISO 3377-I: ≥ 20 N|
|Water Repellency:||AATCC 22-2017: 70|
|Flammability Resistance:||UFAC Class 1, CAL TB 117-2013, NFPA 260|
* May be treated to meet Federal Aviation Regulations for Flammability Resistance.