Skaps Industries | Geosynthetic Products & Technical Textiles


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SKAPS GT116 is a needle‐punched nonwoven geotextile made of 100% polypropylene staple fibers, which are formed into a random network for dimensional stability. SKAPS GT116 resists ultraviolet deterioration, rotting, biological degradation, naturally encountered basics and acids. Polypropylene is stable within a pH range of 2 to 13.

SKAPS GT116 conforms to the physical property values listed below:

PropertyMethodEnglish (MARV2)Metric (MARV2)
WeightASTM D 526114.8 oz/yd2508 g/m2
Wide Width TensileISO 10319/ ASTM D 4595685 Lb/ft10 kN/m
Wide Width ElongationISO 10319/ ASTM D 459560%60%
ThicknessISO 9863‐1(a) at 2 kPa:120 mils
(b) at 20 kPa :100 mils
(c) at 200 kPa: 40 mils
(a) at 2 kPa: 3 mm
(b) at 20 kPa :2.5 mm
(c) at 200 kPa: 1 mm
Permeability under loadASTM 5493(a) at 20 kPa: 0.0001 m/s(a) at 20 kPa: 0.0001 m/s
Hydraulic ConductivityASTM 6574(a) at 20 kPa : 0.0005 m/s
(b) at 200 kPa: 0.0002 m/s
(a) at 20 kPa : 0.0005 m/s
(b) at 200 kPa: 0.0002 m/s
UV ResistanceASTM D 435570%/500 hrs70%/500 hrs.


Roll Dimensions (W X L)Area Per Roll
15 x 390 ft.650 sq. yards
4.58 m x 119 m545 sq. meters