Patent Number: 6,254,988

Title: Comfortable cut-abrasion resistant fiber composition

Abstract: The present invention relates to a comfortable, cut resistant and abrasion resistant, composition composed of cotton, nylon, and p-aramid fibers and used primarily in the sheath for sheath/core yarns in protective apparel.

Inventors: Zhu; Reiyao (Midlothian, VA), Prickett; Larry John (Chesterfield, VA), Baron; Michael R. (Midlothian, VA)

Assignee: E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company

International Classification: D02G 3/44 (20060101); D02G 3/38 (20060101); D01F 008/00 (); D01F 008/02 (); D01F 008/12 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018