Redpath Shade cloth knitted & woven
Many crops can benefit from shading and for some it’s essential. Redpath import and distribute a range of high quality shade cloth fabrics for use in horticulture, animal shelters and for the home garden.
A commercial grade monofilament yarn is used which is additional UV stabilised. The yarn is extruded in house and then converted into the various textile grades and colours of Shade fabric. Service life for the L and M rated grade shadecloth is regularly quoted by our customers as being 10 years or more.
Three shade densities are supplied
“VLG” = Very light shade (Green colour) 110gsm, 5 year UV pro-rata warranty shade cloth
“L” = Light shade (LG = Light Green) (LW = Light White) 196gsm, 10 year uv pro-rata warranty
“MG” = Medium shade (Green colour) 240gsm, 10 year uv pro-rata warranty
The VLG 110 gsm weight product is a combined knitted and woven shade textile, and is available in widths of 1m, 1.83m and 3.66m. All of the VLG Roll lengths are 50 metres as standard however cut lengths can also be purchased (see below), colour is green, Pro rata UV warranty is 5 years.
The “LG” green or “LW” white 196gsm weight product is a full knitted shade textile, and is available in two widths 2m and 3.66m Green or 1.83m and 4m White . Two colours are offered with both green and white options. Roll lengths are 50 metres as standard but “cut lengths” of this grade may also be ordered. Colour options are in green or white. Pro rata UV warranty is 10 years
The “MG” 240gsm weight product is a full knitted shade textile, and is available in two widths 2m, and 4m. It is offered in green colour only. Roll lengths are 50 metres as standard. Colour is green in appearance although there is black coloured thread in the makeup of the shade cloth material to assist with longer life performance. Pro rata UV warranty is 10 Years
Redpath shade clips
The Redpath shade clips are a simple way to secure shade cloth to a wire or cable; they are supplied in packs of 50 or a more efficient 200 or 2000. Typically you would use approximately three clips per meter at the edge of the shadecloth. See below for purchasing.
Redpath Duralock 2, aluminium track clipping system may also be used to secure the shadecloth fabric to the buildings framework
Heavy duty clips available