YKK® #5 Vislon® Zipper Chain is a UV treated, Delrin continuous zipper chain. Vislon zippers are made with Delrin plastic teeth molded to the fabric tape edges. This construction makes them strong and practically weather proof, having been designed to resist damage from ultraviolet rays and corrosion. YKK Vislon Zippers are great for a marine environment such smile windows, sail covers, canvas enclosures, jib luff sleeves, jackets, and much more. YKK® Canada uses the brand name Vislon® for its premium line of delrin zippers.
Continuous zippers require at least one end to be sewn shut and do not include a starter box or pin, top stops, or zipper sliders. Top & bottom stops and sliders are sold separately.
Available in 4 colours.
- Extremely strong and lightweight.
- Unaffected by moisture, does not support rot or mildew and has a clean attractive appearance.
- Self lubricating to a degree and operates smoothly despite sand, mud or other components.
- Has an inherent resistance to most chemicals.
Heat Resistance: 347 F/175 C
Cold Resistance: -30 F/-35 C
Zipper Teeth: Vislon Acetyl Resin Nylon
Zipper Tape: Woven Polyester
Width: 9/16" per side, 1 1/8" in total
Sold per foot.