Polyester/cotton core spun

  • core spun thread made from 40% polyester and 60% cotton
  • optimised dyeing properties due to the high cotton part
  • the ideal addition to MercifilGD, recommended to be used in combination
  • increased seam strength and seam elongation compared to 100% cotton threads
  • robust in sewing
Ticket no. Tex no. Make-up Number of colours Needle size (in Nm) Needle size (in No.)
30 105 2500 m Co 3 120-140 19-22
50 60 5000 m Co 3 100-110 16-18
75 40 5000 m Co 3 90-100 14-16
100 30 5000 m Co 3 80-90 12-14


  • Co

  • FS/KS

  • XW

  • SSP

Main application:

  • Garment dyeing

RasantGD is a polyester/cotton core spun thread consisting of 40% polyester and 60% cotton.

The Garment Dyeing sewing thread RasantGD offers optimised dyeability due to its high cotton content. The Garment Dyeing sewing thread is the ideal complement to MercifilGD, combined use is recommended. Compared to 100% cotton threads, RasantGD offers significantly increased seam strength and seam elongation and is therefore extremely robust in the sewing process.

The sewing thread for garment dyeing RasantGD is certified by Hohenstein Laboratories according to 94.0.8268 STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX®.

RasantGD is used in the apparel sector as a sewing thread for garment dyeing.