Elastic cords are all manufactured on braiding machines and are filled with rubber. The cover yarn that is braided over the rubber fill can be cotton, polyester, nylon or polypropylene. Elastic cord are available in a wide range of diameters and lengths and are perfectly adapted for the design of flexible suspension systems.
Elastic cord are used in the manufacture of the men and women's underwear, athletic wear, home furnishings, pants, fleece, hosiery and industrial markets. Sometimes, metal barbs point easily to fit through any hole and flex back to stay securely inside, thus making the cords ideal for use with badge holders.