Tent yarn must be durable. This means: resistant to UV radiation (solar radiation) and resistant to all kinds of weather conditions. The water repellency of tent yarn is very important, this plays a big role as stitching yarn. In other words: tent yarn is not a standard yarn. ESVO has developed special tent yarns with the best properties. Our sales of sewing thread and tent yarn are so large that ESVO even has its own brand of tent yarn.
Overview of the characteristics of the tent yarn / sewing thread from Esvo: