Scuba is the popular term for for double knit four way stretch polyester fabric.
Scuba and neoprene fabric are often confused, this is understandable as its uses and names are a little mixed!
Neoprene consists of a thick foamy layer sandwiched between two layers of stretch polyester knit fabric, sometimes a four way stretch, and is very popular for water sports including scuba diving. Scuba fabric doesn’t have the foam layer, though its double knit properties has a slightly spongy feel.
Speaker panel fabric is a polyester mix fabric widely used for speaker covers and large areas of panelling, as the name suggests, but can be used for all sorts of practical and creative projects.
The fabric is made into a smart but lose weave cloth which has a fine grid like appearance that is noticeable up close. This loose weave allows sound waves to travel through the fabric with no distortion or loss of clarity.
When looking at the list of the most flammable household fabrics, there is a clear reason why these fabrics are responsible for so many fires.
The common denominator is a basic compound used to produce the fabric called cellulose.
Even though these fabrics may vary in look and feel, they are all manufactured using cellulose fibre so on a base level, their structure and formation are very similar. Find out more about which popular fabrics have the highest level of flammability and what you can do to drastically reduce the danger.
Speaker panel fabric, an open weave construction ideal for sound acoustic qualities, allows sound the pass transparently through the fabric with out effecting the sound quality.
Speaker fabric cloth for office partitions
Works well with speakers and bass traps. This fabric is also a popular choice of fabric for recovering office panels, office partitions, pin boards and notice boards that are used commonly in offices, schools, colleges and in commercial or retail applications.
The Speaker fabric has an excellent drape quality of this fabrics make it ideal for stage décor and back drop stage curtains.
Cleaning is easy using a standard domestic vacuum or you can wipe clean with a damp cloth, for a deep clean a suitable upholstery shampoo can be applied, regular cleaning will give the fabric a fresh clean appearance.