• Lucente (LU) 1
  • Lucente (LU) 2

Color Guide

LU 1614 Sagitta LU 1605 Volans LU 1630 Siena LU 1607 Perseus LU 1609 Centaurus LU 1606 Hercules LU 1603 Delphinus LU 1604 Lyra LU 1601 Ara LU 1602 Corona Borealis LU 1626 Cygnus LU BLCK Black

Lucente (LU)

The rigid and polished surface of Lucente is due to the tanning recipe which provides a dense, smooth grained surface and roundness of hand. The premium, select raw hides required for production of Lucente originate from northern Italy and Switzerland. Lucente features a light casein finish which is an integral part of the material. The unique casein finish provides moderate protection to the surface while highlighting the natural characteristics and beauty of the leather.

  • Content European cowhide
  • Origin Italy
  • Hide Size 50–60 sq ft (4.6–5.6 sq m)
  • Thickness 1.0–1.1 mm
  • Weight 2.5–2.75 oz / sq ft (763–839 g / sq m)
  • Grain Full
  • Grain Texture Smooth, very tight
  • Tannage Combination
  • Dye Aniline
  • Finish Casein
  • Primary Uses Upholstery, handrails, wall panels, architectural applications
  • Industry Aviation, contract, hospitality, marine, residential
  • Maintenance Wipe with a cool, damp cloth. For tougher soiling, use a pH-balanced soap and rinse. Repeat, if needed. Occasional use of Spinneybeck Finished Leather Cleaner, Conditioner & Protector 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
  • Special Services Flame treatment, perforated, and embossed available with an upcharge
  • Colorfastness to Light Class 4
  • Colorfastness to Crocking Class 4–5 (dry), Class 4 (wet)
  • Flammability ASTM E 84: Class A (flame treated)
  • CAL 117: Pass
  • CAL 133: Successfully used in CAL 133 applications with Firegard F187 fire backer material or equivalent (flame treated)
  • Cigarette Ignition Resistance NFPA 260: Class 1
  • FAR 25.853(a) 60 sec vertical burn, 12 sec vertical burn. Oil burner-fire block: Pass
  • IMO Resolution A.652(16): Pass
  • IMO Resolution A.653(16) Part 2 and 5: Pass (flame treated)
  • Durability + Strength Abrasion ASTM D 7255: 500+ cycles (CS-10 wheels)
  • Breaking Force ASTM D 2208: 200 lb
  • Elongation ASTM D 2211: 30–50% at 50 lb
  • Flex ASTM D 2097: n/a
  • Tearing Strength ASTM D 4705: 25 lb
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