McMichael Mills Medical

Yarn For Medical Textiles

McMichael Mills manufactures reliable elastic medical yarns for the orthopedic and compression stocking market. We can create spandex compression socks for numerous medical and advanced medical applications. Our complete line of spandex and Lycra® products range from conventional single- and double-covered yarn to air-covered yarn for numerous applications. 

 Yarn For Advanced Medical Applications 

Our elastic medical yarns are used for these end-uses and more:

  • Compression stockings/socks              
  • Anti-embolism stockings
  • Back/knee/wrist supports
  • Lymphedema sleeves
  • Surgical mask ear loops
  • Moisture-managing cast material
  • Elastomeric bandages

Core Types/Sizes:

  • Spandex: 10 – 720 denier
  • Lycra® Soft Stretch: 120 - 720 denier
  • Rubber: 100 - 22 gauge

Cover Yarns:

  • Nylon, dyed nylon
  • Polyester, dyed polyester, and recycled polyester
  • Performance Yarns - i.e. Cool-wick™ Moisture Management
    • Cool-wick™ antimicrobial
    • SmartSilver®
    • Smart fibers
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