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Top grain leather with even coloration throughout the entire hide. Superior selection of Australian cattle hides are hand selected for Sierra. A gentle buffing and grain enhancement is applied to provide Sierra with a consistent grain structure throughout each hide and from hide to hide. Sierra is recognized industry wide for its clean surfaces and excellent cutting yields. Soft hand combined with superior technical specifications make this leather suitable for most high traffic interior applications from furniture, automotive and marine.

Processed using low emission mineral tanning formulas which are environmentally friendly. The hides are retanned in aged oak drums using vegetable agents, natural fat liquors and oils along with dyes that ensure the leather is properly through dyed. Complies with the strict regulations of the EU environmental normative CE2000/53. Natural color variations may occur even within the same dye lot.


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Processing and Finishing

Tanning and dyeing processes are formulated using the latest technology standards for high quality leathers and environment friendly production techniques. No PCP or CFC is used during the tanning process. Waterbased finishes are applied to provide an even coloration and protection to the leather.

Sierra Technical Specifications

Application: Aviation*, Contract, Hospitality, Residential
Flammability: UFAC Class 1, CAL TB 117-2013, NFPA 260
Raw Material: European hides
Thickness: 1.0 to 1.2 mm
Hide Size: Avg. 50 – 60 sq ft.
Lightfastness: (AATCC 16, E, 72 hours) Class 4
Crocking: (ASTM D-5053) Dry: Class 4-5 Wet: Class 4
Abrasion: (ASTM D-3884) 2500 cycles (CS-10 wheels)
Abrasion: Wyzenbeek (ASTM D4157) 50,000 Rubs
Flex: (ASTM D-2097) 100,000 cycles
Tearing Strength: (ASTM D-4075) ≥ 50 N
Breaking Force: (ASTM D-2208) ≥ 600 N
Elongation at the Break: (ASTM D-2211) 35–70%
Water repellency: AATCC22-201: 93

*May be treated to meet Federal Aviation Regulations for Flammability Resistance.

Contract | Hospitality | Aviation | Residential | Hair on Hides

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Greensboro, NC 27410