Filt1860 designs and manufactures nets for our daily outdoor life. From the hammock for resting to the net game for leisure hunting. An field that we master since the company was already manufacturing nets for hunting in 1860.
Polyester is the main material used to manufacture our outdoor products. Since 2021 we have also been using, at the request of the customer, recycled polyester (more environmentally friendly) , or linen for such products such as rabbit nets. The nets produced in our factory are knitted on Rachel and crochet knitting machines, these nets are flat or tubular, with square, diamond or hexagonal mesh.
The net is anchored in your daily life : Guardrail safety for boat, basket net, soccer net, ball storage net, hammock, game carrier, storage net.
Half of the products we manufacture are customized development. (for professionnal customer).
Small scale production and the development of specific products are at the heart of our know-how.
This capacity to adapt our technical know-how explains why are able to work in such diverse sectors of activity : automobile and rail, mussels farming, husting, leisure activities, aeronautics, the food industry, caravanning, sailing, transport, childcare, fish farming, water treatment, packaging, recycling… The technical textiles produced by filt comply with the specifications of our customers.
However, this technical know-how would be nothing without the human know-how which guarantees the correct balance between the production capacities expected in today’s world and the desired requirements in terms of quality, precisions and finish. Our personnel is made up of technicians and engineers with solid expertise in textile manufacturing. We have wide reaching knowledge of the European textile network which enables us to constantly monitor technological progress. It can be said that Filt1860 is a leading player in the manufacture of technical textiles in France.
Manufacturing exclusively in France, in 2017 we were awarded « Entreprise du Patrimoine Vivant » label by the French government, in recognition of our know-how in excellence.