Ultima Twist Collection
The heart of Westex Carpets is our Twist range, with 120 colours in 8 different qualities

Made from 80% WOOL 20% NYLON these carpets give a superb combination of performance and technical design. All these carpets are produced from fine 2 fold yarn to prevent pile reversal, giving improved appearance retention, recovery & resilience.

The Twist range offers 4 original 1/8th gauge twists and 4 satin 1/10th gauge twists. All are double cropped for a smooth finish.

1/8th Gauge

Fontaine

Our premier 1/8” gauge twist carpet, 2-fold twist, 80% wool and 20% nylon blend, Fountaine has the longest pile producing a deep feel and slightly textured finish with superb durability. Suitable for extra heavy duty residential and heavy duty contract wear.

Major

With medium pile height and a high tuft density, 2-fold, 80% wool and 20% blend, Major is heard to beat. Offering a plush feel and excellent durability, Major is suitable for extra heavy duty residential and heavy duty contract wear.

Ultima

Offering a longer pile height to Penultima for a slightly fuller feel, 2-fold, 80% wool and 20% blend, Ultima is a high quality, versatile carpet suitable for extra heavy duty residential and heavy duty contract wear.

Penultima

Offering the shortest pile of our 1/8” gauge Twist range, 2-fold, 80% wool, 20% nylon blend, Penultima is a great looking carpet of unbeatable value with all the durability and style you come to expect from Westex. Suitable for medium duty residential and light duty contract wear.

1/10th Gauge

Gold

The top of our Ultima Twist range: satin twist, 2-fold, 80% wool, 20% blend, Gold offers the highest tuft density and pile. With a deep, luxuriant feel Gold is suitable for extra heavy duty residential and heavy duty contract wear – superb quality and style.

Talisman

With a medium long pile and high tuft density, satin twist 2-fold, 80% wool, 20% nylon Talisman combines fine quality looks, feel and great durability for extra heavy duty residential and heavy duty contract wear.

Talana

A longer pile than Trident combined with a high tuft density, this satin twist, 2-fold, 80% wool, 20% nylon carpet offers durability, fine appearance and resilience; suitable for extra heavy duty residential and heavy contract wear.

Trident

A high tuft density and shorter pile, satin twist, 2-fold, 80% wool, 20% blend, Trident is a highly versatile, quality carpet suitable for heavy duty residential and light duty contract wear with a warm, compact feel, durability and good looks.

Specification

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Quality Type Gold
Talisman
Talana
Trident Fontaine
Major
Ultima
Penultima
Suitability Extra Heavy Duty
Residential
Heavy Duty Contract
Heavy Duty
Residential
Light Duty Contract
Extra Heavy Duty
Residential
Heavy Duty Contract
Medium Duty
Residential
Light Duty Contract
Widths 1m, 3.66m(12ft)
4m, 4.57m(15ft)
& 5m
1m, 3.66m(12ft)
4m, 4.57m(15ft)
& 5m
1m, 3.66m(12ft)
4m, 4.57m(15ft)
& 5m
1m, 3.66m(12ft)
4m, 4.57m(15ft)
& 5m
Composition 80/20 Wool Nylon, 2 Fold Yarn 80/20 Wool Nylon, 2 Fold Yarn 80/20 Wool Nylon, 2 Fold Yarn 80/20 Wool Nylon, 2 Fold Yarn
Tufted Construction 1/10th Gauge 1/10th Gauge 1/8th Gauge 1/8th Gauge
Stitch Rate 11, 10.25 & 10.25 S/In 8.25 S/In 9.5, 10.5 & 9.75 S/In 8.5 S/In
Pile Height above Backing 11.5mm, 7mm & 5.5mm 5.5mm 9.5mm, 7.5mm & 6.5mm 5.5mm
Total Carpet Thickness 13.5mm, 9mm & 7.5mm 7.5mm 11.5mm, 9.5mm & 8.5mm 7.5mm
Primary Backing Polypropylene Polypropylene Polypropylene Polypropylene
Secondary Backing Polypropylene/Jute Polypropylene/Jute Polypropylene/Jute Polypropylene/Jute
Flammability
BS4790 Hot Nut Test
Low Radius of Char Low Radius of Char Low Radius of Char Low Radius of Char
Light Fastness BS1006 Min 4 to 5 Min 4 to 5 Min 4 to 5 Min 4 to 5
Rubbing Fastness BS1006 4 Wet 3 Dry 4 Wet 3 Dry 4 Wet 3 Dry 4 Wet 3 Dry
Colour Fastness BS1006
% Shampoo
4 4 4 4
Castor Chair Rating
DIN54324
Pass Pass Pass Pass
Dimensional Stability
ISO 2551
Pass Pass Pass Pass
Surface Flammability
Ceilings, bulkhead
& Deck IMO 653(16)
Pass Pass Pass Pass
Tog Rating 1.96/1.66/1.45 1.37 1.67/1.62/1.45 1.37
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