Teijin Frontier, the Teijin Group’s fibers and products converting company, announced its development of SOLOTEX® Nanofiber, a polytrimethylene terephthalate (PTT) nanofiber with a diameter of 700nm that combines excellent gripping power with stretchable comfort for high-performance gloves, sportswear and innerwear.
SOLOTEX® Nanofiber will be adopted in Footjoy’s golf gloves, which Acushnet Japan, Inc. will begin selling at golf shops throughout Japan from February15. SOLOTEX® Nanofiber textiles. SOLOTEX® Nanofiber offers high comfort thanks to soft, shape-retaining and stretchable SOLOTEX®. Moreover, since the surface area of nanofiber is tens of times greater than normal fibers, SOLOTEX® Nanofiber also has excellent gripping power, cooling and wiping property. In addition, it is highly conforming and slip resistant.