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Water Buffalo

Bayou - WABU3

410.00 sq ft available

The GREAT BUFFALO hide – Water Buffalo - this giant breed used to be found in the orient, but we have re-invented it, its distinctive grain on big, soft cowhides. They remain soft and supple. Still strong, stronger. Long wearing, heirloom quality. Strong as Steel. Soft as Butter. Big Water Buffalo Hides, the hides that started it all. Established 1981. Re-invented 2011.

Size: 
average 55-60 sqft Plate line every 23"x51"
Product Contents:
European full grain aniline dyed cowhide; hand finished

SPECIFICATIONS

Water Buffalo - Bayou WABU3

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

LEATHER SPECIFICATIONS
Content: 
Full grain aniline-dyed cowhide
Finish: 
semi-aniline
Size: 
average 55-60 sqft Plate line every 23"x51"
Style: 
Water Buffalo
Thickness: 
1.0-1.2mm (3oz)
GreenGuard Certfication: 
Yes

PERFORMANCE CHARACTERISTICS
Abrasion - ASTM D7255: 
Complies
Breaking Force - ASTM 2208 (100lbs): 
Complies
Crocking - ASTM D 5053: 
Class 4-5
Elongation - ASTM D2211 (20-50%): 
Complies
Light Fastness - 72 Hrs/ISO 105-B02: 
Class 4-5

FLAMMABILITY
Boston Fire Code (BFD 1X-1): 
Complies with FR Treatment
California Technical Bulletin 117: 
Class 1
Cigarette Ignition Resistance (NFPA 260): 
Class 1
Ignitability of Upholstered Seating by Smouldering & Flaming Sources (BS5852): 
Complies with FR Treatment
IMO Resolution A.652(16): 
Complies
Surface Building Characteristics of Building Materials (ASTM E 84): 
Class B