• Riva (RA)
  • Riva (RA)

Color Guide

RA 1808 Anata Beccorosso RA 1807 Mignattalo RA 1809 Paggliarolo RA 1815 Beccaccia di Mare RA 1814 Orco Marino RA 1806 Spatola RA 1811 Porciglione RA 1812 Piovanello Comune RA 1810 Gheppio RA 1804 Cavaliere d'Italia RA 1802 Voltapietre RA BLCK Nero

Riva (RA)

Riva is a premium select, chromium tanned and aniline dyed upholstery leather. The premium select material required to produce Riva originates from Scandinavian countries. Based on the clarity of the raw material, all of the natural characteristics of a premium full grain leather are revealed. The unique tannage provides a luxurious drape and suppleness of hand highlighted by the rich aniline dyes. Advanced technology provides a natural, full grain leather protected with a water and soil resistant treatment.

  • Content European cowhide
  • Origin Italy
  • Hide Size 50–55 ft2 (4.6–5.1 m2)
  • Thickness 1.0–1.1 mm
  • Weight 2.5–2.75 oz / ft2 (763–839 g / m2)
  • Grain Full
  • Grain Texture Slightly pronounced
  • Tannage Chrome
  • Dye Aniline
  • Finish Naked, water resistant
  • Primary Uses Upholstery, handrails, wall panels, architectural applications
  • Industry Automotive, contract, hospitality, marine, residential
  • Maintenance Wipe entire surface with a soft cloth and cool water to even out any abrasions or stains. Do not spot rub, for it will darken only that area. Occasional use of Spinneybeck Aniline Leather Cleaner, Conditioner & Protector or Aniline Leather Maintenance Kit is recommended. Other leather cleaners such as saddle soap or household cleaners that may contain harsh chemicals, alcohol or ink removers should never be used.
  • Custom Custom colors available on a select basis upon approval of a dyed-through strike-off
  • Special Services Perforated available with an upcharge
  • Variation Color variation of naked leathers may be more pronounced beyond the normal commercial range. A Cutting for Approval (CFA) is required for all orders.
  • Colorfastness to Light Class 2–3
  • Colorfastness to Crocking Class 2–3 (dry)
  • Flammability ASTM E 84: Class B
  • CAL 117: Pass
  • CAL 133: Successfully used in CAL 133 applications with Firegard F187 fire backer material or equivalent (flame treated)
  • Durability + Strength AATCC Test Method 130 Stain Release: Blood, Urine, Bleach: Immediate grade 4.5; 24 Hr Grade 5.0, Betadine (bleach cleaning): Immediate grade 3.5-4.0; 24 Hr Grade 2.5-3.0
  • Breaking Force ASTM D 2208: 200 lb
  • Elongation ASTM D 2211: 30–60% at 50 lb
  • Static Water Absorption ASTM D 1815: Weight gain: 2 hr – 1.14 g, 24 hr – 1.93 g
  • Static Water Absorption ASTM D 1815: Water Absorption: 2 hr – 0.22 g / cm3, 24 hr – 0.37 g / cm3
  • Tearing Strength ASTM D 4705: 25 lb