Specialty Hook and Loop Fasteners

Perfectex also supplies a number of specialty fasteners with unique characteristics not found in typical Hook and Loop Tape.  Whether you need a fastener that has built in stretch, is fire retardant, or has superior pull, peel or sheer strength, we can help you find the appropriate product for your application.  Some of the specialty fasteners we carry include the following:

3M™ Adhesive 350-backed Hook & Loop tapes – These are high temperature and UV resistant, acrylic-based pressure sensitive peel & stick hook & loop tapes.  3M™ Adhesive 350 is a high-tack, high performance acrylic adhesive system featuring high initial adhesion to metals and high surface energy plastics. It offers excellent humidity, water, solvent, chemical and short-term heat resistance. The adhesive is designed to provide exceptional shear strength, even at elevated temperatures. Adhesive 350 is formulated for short term exposure up to 450°F/232°C and up to 300°F/149°C for extended time frame

Knitted Loop – A 100% nylon high pile loop fabric for applications requiring a wide area of hook-compatible loop.

Width: 60″ Colors: Black, White.

Un-napped Loop – A fastener consisting of continuous rows of unbroken loops.  Due to its continuous unbroken loops, Un-napped Loop features great durability and an exceptionally high cycle life—less pilling and fuzz will occur overtime, leaving a longer lasting loop fastener.  Compatible with all Hook fasteners.

Compared to normal loop, un-napped loop features greater shear strength but less peel strength.  It is also softer and has greater next to skin comfort.

Widths Available: 1″, 1 1/2″, 2″

Elastic Loop – A nylon loop tape, with added stretch.  This tape is comfortable, and offers excellent tensile strength when peeling. Great for medical and therapeutic devices. Compatible with all Hook fasteners.

Widths Available: 1″, 1 1/2″, 2″

Special order available for 3”, 4″ and 5″

Two-in-One Fastener Tape (Hook and Loop on the Same Side) – A fastener made of woven nylon, with both hooks and loops intermixed on a single surface, allowing interchangeable use.  Used for applications requiring light peel strength.

Widths Available: 3/4″, 1″, 1 1/2″, 2″

Colors Available: Black, White.

Back-to-Back Fastener Tape – a 100% nylon woven hook that is laminated to a 100% nylon loop, thus forming a back to back tape that allows fastening to itself. Applications include cable management, and securing bundles. Sold as a 27.5 yard roll.

Widths Available: 3/4”, 1”, 1-1/2”, 2” and 4”

Back-to-Back Molded Hook Fastener Tape – Molded hook laminated to loop fabric producing a back-to-back wrap fastener.  Can be used to manage electronic cables and cords.

Widths Available: 1/2″,  5/8 “, 3/4″, 1″, 1 1/2″, and 2” 

Iron-On/Heat Activated Hook and Loop – A PVC coated hook and loop fastener that produces a permanent bond when placed upon a surface, heated and then cured.

Widths Available: 5/8″, 3/4″, 1″, 1 1/2″, 2”and 4″

Tricot Loop Fabrics – A 100% polyester low pile loop fabric for applications requiring low peel strength. Compatible with all Hook fasteners.

Widths Available: 50″

Colors Available: Black, White, Beige.

Mushroom Hook – The strongest hook fastener we offer.  Designed for applications that require extremely high shear and pull strength. Recommended for applications requiring infrequent opening and closing.

Widths Available: 5/8″, 3/4″, 1″, 1 1/2″, 2″ & 4”

Molded Hook – a 100% nylon, ultra-light and ultra-thin low pile plastic hook that offers excellent shear strength.  Works best with low profile loop.  Our Molded Hook tape can be sewn or ultrasonically welded.  Also available as a pressure sensitive peel and stick tape.

Widths Available: 1/2″, 5/8″, 3/4″, 1″, 1-1/2″, 2″, 3” & 4”

Colors Available: Black, White and Semi-transparent White

Fire Retardant Hook and Loop – A non-flammable, non-combustible, fire resistant hook and loop fastener that has been chemically treated to slow the material burn speed in accordance with Federal Motor Vehicles Safety Standard 302.

Widths Available: 5/8″, 3/4″, 1″, 1 1/2″, and 2″

U-Loop – 100% nylon low pile loop fabric that is compatible with hook fastener tape.  Exceptionally soft hand, lightweight and breathable. Appropriate for low-cycle and infrequent fastening because repeated use will result in fabric pilling.

Widths Available: 54″ 

Super Stretch UBL –Super Stretch Un-broken Loop (UBL) is unique loop fabric that features continuous un-broken 4-way high stretch loops. It is composed of 81% nylon and 19% spandex, and its exceptionally soft and comfortable while offering a high degree of stretch. Available as a roll fabric or laminated on neoprene (as pictured)

Widths Available: 53″ 

Velcro Brand Molded Hook #8 – A molded nylon arrowhead hook designed for high strength applications.

Widths Available: 1″ 

Soft Hook – A 100% nylon hook that can be used for a variety of purposes and wherever softer hooks are needed.  Possible uses include hair curlers, and on shoulder pads and baby clothes.

Widths Available: 2″, 2-1/2″ or slit to desired width.