Stitch Bonded Yarn

Duralene® #130 is a 1300 denier stitch bonded yarn for polypropylene bag stitching and is UV stabilized, knot-free and chemical resistant. It is specially designed for hand-held types of bag sewing machines (but may also be used on any other bag sewing machines).

There are approximately 6,900 meters of yarn per kilogram. (Denier is the weight in grams of 9000 meters of yarn).


Duralene #130 stitch bonded yarn is commonly used in stitching polypropylene bags at the manufacturer’s on hand-held sewing machines for bag closing of sugar, feed, flour, fertilizer, rice, grains, etc.

*Bag width = 22 inches, stitched length = 25 inches (22” + 3” chain)
Stitch Type Stitches per Inch Yarn Consumption per Bag
(in meters)
Single Thread Chain Stitch 3.25 2.30
Two Thread Chain Stitch 5 2.75
Note: Consumption per bag varies with the thickness of the stitched material, pressure of the presser’s foot, tension and denier of sewing yarn.
Packaging Cone Specification
Type Weight Height Maximum Diameter Meterage
Standard 140 grams 4.5 inches 3 inches 996 meters per cone
Standard packaging is 48 shrink-wrapped cones, packed in one 5-ply corrugated paperboard carton with imported liner.

Note: A special yarn feeder is recommended and provided free of cost to be used with Duralene® #120 yarn.


Immediate delivery from stock.

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