FABRIC MATERIAL SPECIFICATIONS

Fabric Material Specifications

COMPARING TEXTILE MATERIALS TO OTHER MATERIALS
  

FLEXIBILITY

LIFE

LIGHT TRANSMISSION

WEIGHT

ASSEMBLY PROCESS

PRICE

 PVC Polyester

 ****  ** *** **** *****  *****

 ETFE

 **** *** ***** ***** **** ***

 Glass

** *** ***** ** ** **

 Polycarbonate

**** * **** **** *** ****
COMPARING TEXTILE MATERIALS TO ONE ANOTHER

 

INDOOR/OUTDOOR

 LIFE

LIGHT TRANSMISSION

RECYCLING

 MAINTENANCE

 BUDGET

FIRE RESISTANCE

POLLUTION

 PVC(polyester)

 Outdoor

 ****

 *

 Yes

 ***

 **

 ***

 ***

 Silicon glass

Both

 *****

 ***

 Yes

 **

 **

 *****

 *

 PTFE glass

Outdoor

 *****

 *

 No

 **

 ****

 *****

 *****

 Etfe

 Outdoor

 *****

 ****

Yes

 *

 ***

 *****

 *****

 Pvc glass

 Indoor

 ***

 **

No

 ***

 *

 *****

 ****

 Stretch fabric

Both

 **

 **

No

 ***

 **

 *****

 ***

 lycra

 Indoor

 *

 ***

No

 *****

 *

 **

 *