COVID-19 PRODUCTS

Priority will be given to companies using our cutting and CMT services is the production of MASKS, VISORS or requiring essential materials and components for the production of hygiene and medical products.

Contact Richard 082 445 3245, Sean 082 591 4477 or Suenette 064 755 7240
Or email us on info@kehls.co.za or enq@foamshop.co.za

D15 Filter Element Fabric

The D15 filter element entraps respiratory droplets. It has been designed to capture all the droplets generated from sneezing, coughing and talking. It is the recommended filter for a 3 layer face mask. This filter fabric will give extra protection for fabric masks.

D15 Filter Fabric
Elastic Bands
Elastic-Bands

We carry a range of elastic normally used in the footwear, bag and clothing trade but can be repurposed for gowns and masks.

Hook & Loop

We carry a range of hook and loop in various colours and widths. These are normally used in the footwear, bag and clothing trade but can be repurposed for gowns and masks.

Thread

Most of our polyester thread is used for bags, belts and upholstery. The thickness M36, M40 and M60 is suitable in the manufacture of masks and other protective products. We carry an extensive range of colours.

Spunbond/ Kehlspun

This point bonded polyester fabric is available in:​ Colours: black, white, brown, grey and navy. Weights: 40 gsm and 80 gsm. Widths: 1.5M, 1.6M, 1.9M and 2.1M. It is used in the production of masks and other protective products.

Polycotton
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Made from varying blends of polyester and cotton. Ours ranges start at 50/50, 60/40 and 80/20 polyester/ cotton ratios. Weights: 220/ 240 and 260 gsm. These are woven tight enough to be used as non-medical masks.

Binding

Binding makes products stronger and finishes them off.  Use a Herringbone, Petersham or Plain weave in various widths (16 or 19mm), blends (cotton or polyester) and colours.

Foam
FOAM

Open cell foam is used for mattresses and cushions as well as forehead protection/ comfort for face shields. Soft closed cell Reva foam with a self adhesive backing can also be used. These can be cut to your specification.

100% Cotton Fabric

Commonly available in 200/ 240/ 260 gsm weights, in Plain, Twill or Bulldenim.
100% cotton is a basic fabric used in masks.
Widths: 1.4/ 1.5m

Cottons and twills
Cottons-and-twills
Cotton Canvas
Cotton Canvas
Bull denim 100% cotton
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Denim
Denim
Clear Plastic
Clear Plastic for face masks

We stock clear PVC plastic. Use as a clear barrier protection screen for your staff working at open counters. Available in 0.2/ 0.25 and 0.4mm thicknesses

Vinyl Fabrics
Vinyl Fabrics

Vinyl is commonly used for upholstery, seat covers and foam cushions.

PVC Tarpaulin
PVC Tarpaulin

Tarpaulin is used in the production of tents, side coverings of trucks and as a general protective covering against bad weather conditions. Lighter weight versions can be used in the production of protective gear for non-medical staff as aprons or gowns.

Unsupported PVC
Unsupported PVC

This versatile material is used to make rain jackets and table cloths, it is useful for protective gear, aprons and gowns.

Services

Computerized Cutting / Laser Cutting & Engraving

Computerized Cutting
Laser Cutting and Engraving
COMPUTERISED-CUTTING

Suitable for footwear and leather goods, gaskets, foam (up to 130mm thick), rubber, cardboard and related packaging, technical textiles, plastics, leather, cardo fibre and many more. Maximise your production with efficient use of materials and superb accuracy. Expand your creativity and take advantage of the 3 x 2.5m cutting area with vacuum suction placement.

Technical Requirements: Artwork in JPG, DXF or vector format.

LASER-CUTTING-AND-ENGRAVING

Our 80 watt laser is capable of cutting and engraving a variety of non-metallic materials, including wood, perspex, acetate and paper. We have perfected the technique of working with leather. We are equipped to do one off jobs or high production runs.

Technical Requirements: Artwork in vector format (CorelDraw, Adobe Illustrator or PDF) or we can provide one for you from your artwork.

Covid- 19 Focus: The attached image shows an acetate visor laser cut.
This version is designed to be attached to glasses.

Resources

Patterns ETC.

Masks

We are working on various mask styles, as we have the patterns available we will share them here. We offer a cutting service to cut the fabric for your own production .

Contact Us

Contact Richard 082 445 3245Sean 082 591 4477 or Suenette 064 755 7240
Or email us on info@kehls.co.za or enq@foamshop.co.za


As per government regulation, Face masks must be worn when visiting our store.