Drifter

Vintage-styling perfected, Drifter, a true rough-out, is waxed and tumbled for a time-worn appearance. An ode to the Wild West, this suede exudes perfectly worn-in casual appeal.

Content:

Southeast Asian water buffalo

Finish:

Rough-out, aniline dye and wax

Size:

Avg 40 sf

Performance:

Recommended for medium-traffic areas, fading will occur

Specifications

Content 
Southeast Asian water buffalo
Finish 
Rough-out, aniline dye and wax
Size 
Avg 40 sf
Average Usable Area 
45" x 50"
Thickness 
1.0–1.2 mm
Weight Per Square Foot 
3.25 oz
Texture 
Suede nap
Colors Available
4 standard colors
Applications
Residential
Use 
Limited upholstery and vertical applications
EDGE Stain Release 
Not available on anilines
Performance 
Recommended for medium-traffic areas, fading will occur

Testing

Durability & Strength

Abrasion - ASTM D7255 
N/A
Breaking Force - ASTM 2208 (100lbs) 
Complies
Crocking - ASTM D 5053 
Dry class 2–3/ Wet class 2
Elongation - ASTM D2211 (20-50%) 
Complies
Light Fastness - 72 Hrs/ISO 105-B02 
Class 2-3

Flammability

Boston Fire Code (BFD 1X-1) 
Complies
California Technical Bulletin 117 
Pass
Cigarette Ignition Resistance (NFPA 260) 
Pass
IMO Resolution A.652(16) 
Complies
Surface Building Characteristics of Building Materials (ASTM E 84) 
Class B

Maintenance

Specification Maintanence 
If a spill or spot should occur, blot immediately with a clean, absorbent cloth or sponge. Do not rub the spot with force or pressure. A drop of saddle soap on a damp cloth may remove dirt.