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Ref-Lite Ref-Lite
Ref-Lite Ref-Lite

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Ref Lite is Japan’s first reflector cloth manufacturing brand.Taking full advantage of our original technology, from professional to fashion applications, we create a valuable radiance for any field.※Japan’s first reflector cloth manufacturer

Ref Lite is Japan’s first reflector cloth manufacturing brand.Taking full advantage of our original technology, from professional to fashion applications, we create a valuable radiance for any field.※Japan’s first reflector cloth manufacturer

01 Concept

Ref Lite®

Concept

Does that radiance shine individuality?Does that radiance shake emotions?Does that radiance bring peace of mind?Turn anything you can imagine into a shape.Let’s create a liberating radiance to exceed conventional ways of doing.A radiance not yet seen in this world.The only one radiance just for you.

Color Your Style.

Concept

Ref Lite®

Does that radiance shine individuality?Does that radiance shake emotions?Does that radiance bring peace of mind?Turn anything you can imagine into a shape.Let’s create a liberating radiance to exceed conventional ways of doing.A radiance not yet seen in this world.The only one radiance just for you.

Color Your Style.

02 Technology

Technology

As Japan’s pioneer, we continue to refine and master our technology

 

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  • Never Before Seen Reflective Material Unlimited Color Variations

  • Ref Lite’s greatest feature is our unlimited color variations enabled by our proprietary coating technology.The freedom of color expression, that is not seen in conventional reflective materials, is actualized by Ref Lite.

  • Radiance Under Any Environment Advanced Reflective Performance

  • Highly dense glass beads radiate brighter. Ref Lite has developed a finely detailed filling technology that can array high density beads uniformly.  This creates excellent reflective performance.

  • Passed Strict Examination World’s Highest Level of Safety

  • Ref Lite has obtained the safety standard not only in Japan but also overseas. Such as the Japan recognized JIS T 8127 for Japan High Visibility Safety Clothing Laboratory Standard and the international safety standard from OEKO-TEX®.

  • Meeting Diverse Needs Custom-Made Flexibility With Ref Lite you are not only choosing colors but even to the base material. We can provide the most suitable product to be able to meet customer’s customized orders.

Technology

As Japan’s pioneer, we continue to refine and master our technology

  • Never Before Seen Reflective Material Unlimited Color Variations

  • Ref Lite’s greatest feature is our unlimited color variations enabled by our proprietary coating technology.The freedom of color expression, that is not seen in conventional reflective materials, is actualized by Ref Lite.

  • Radiance Under Any Environment Advanced Reflective Performance

  • Highly dense glass beads radiate brighter.  Ref Lite has developed a finely detailed filling technology that can array high density beads uniformly.  This creates excellent reflective performance.

  • Passed Strict Examination World’s Highest Level of Safety

  • Ref Lite has obtained the safety standard not only in Japan but also overseas. Such as the Japan recognized JIS T 8127 for Japan High Visibility Safety Clothing Laboratory Standard and the international safety standard from OEKO-TEX®.

  • Meeting Diverse Needs Custom-Made

  • Flexibility With Ref Lite you are not only choosing colors but even to the base material. We can provide the most suitable product to be able to meet customer’s customized orders.

【Adopted by Multiple Government Agencies】Ref Lite has been adopted by many government agencies such as police and fire departments complying to strict quality standards.
Kyoto is where we were founded that provides a unique radiance.Ref Lite has been manufacturing in Kyoto since our establishment in 1968.  Traditional Japanese industries for weaving (Nishijin-Ori) and dyeing (Yuzen-Zome) breathed life into the land nurturing a sense of rich colors and sophisticated aesthetics.Ref Lite has been made by Kyoto’s originality and traditional craft.
03 Products

products

Our extensive line-up enables the creation of completely original products

 

Series Lineup

  • Ref Lite®#8000シリーズ

  • Normal Condition
    Reflective Condition
  • Ref Lite®#9000シリーズ

  • Normal Condition
    Reflective Condition

*Industrial Washing grade available (IW#90000 Series). Only available in silver color.

Color variations

Color Variations

*Clicking the color chip will change the reflector image.

  • Green
    Green
  • Cyan
    Cyan
  • Pink
    Pink
  • Orange
    Orange
  • Yellow
    Yellow
  • Red
    Red
  • Purple
    Purple
  • Light Green
    Light Green
  • Neon Blue
    Neon Blue
  • Neon Green
    Neon Green
  • Neon Orange Yellow
    Neon Orange Yellow
  • Neon Rubin
    Neon Rubin
  • Neon Red
    Neon Red
  • Neon Lemon Yellow
    Neon Lemon Yellow
  • Neon Orange
    Neon Orange
  • Neon Violet
    Neon Violet
  • Black
    Black
  • Gray
    Gray
  • White
    White
  • Navy
    Navy

Base Material Lineup

  • #100 Taffeta
    #100 Taffeta
  • #200 Twill
    #200 Twill
  • #300 Broadcloth
    #300 Broadcloth
  • *Hot Melt and Adhesive Sticker types are also available.

04 Pick Up

pickup

For any settings, high performance can be displayed.

 
  • For Apparel & Event
  • For Professional
    • Ref Lite®Ref Lite® Reflective Cloth

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    • Our cloth is not only lightweight and flexible but also easy to sew.

      Our cloth is not only lightweight and flexible but also easy to sew.

      【Uses】Tapes and Patches for:Uniforms/ Working Wear/ Sports Wear/ Casual Wear/ Rain Gear/ Winter Clothes/ Safety Vests/ Shoes/ Bags/ Gloves/ Hats

      【Base Material】•8100 Taffeta cloth (Polyester 100%)•8200 Twill (Polyester 65%/ Rayon 35%)•8300 Broadcloth (Polyester 65%/ Cotton 35%)

    • Ref Lite®Ref Lite Reflective Sheet

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    • Hot melt resin is coated on the backside.Easy bonding by heat activated adhesive.

      Hot melt resin is coated on the backside.Easy bonding by heat activated adhesive.

      【Uses】Tapes and Patches for:Uniforms/ Working Wear/ Sports Wear/ Casual Wear/ Rain Gear/ Winter Clothes/ Safety Vests/ Shoes/ Bags/ Gloves/ Hats

      【Base Material】•8500 Urethane Based Heat Activated Adhesive

    • Ref Lite®Ref Lite Reflective Stickers

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    • Reflective material with adhesive backing that can be shaped freely and have the flexibility to be easily attached.

      Reflective material with adhesive backing that can be shaped freely and have the flexibility to be easily attached.

      【Uses】Tapes and Patches for:Uniforms/ Working Wear/ Sports Wear/ Casual Wear/ Rain Gear/ Winter Clothes/ Safety Vests/ Shoes/ Bags/ Gloves/ Hats

      【Base Material】•8600 Adhesive Sticker (with release paper)

    • Ref Lite High Brightness type

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    • Aluminum material is used as a special reflective layer which demonstrates excellent visibility.

      Aluminum material is used as a special reflective layer which demonstrates excellent visibility.

      【Uses】Tapes and Patches for:Uniforms/ Working Wear/ Sports Wear/ Casual Wear/ Rain Gear/ Winter Clothes/ Safety Vests/ Shoes/ Bags/ Gloves/ Hats

      【Base Material】•9101 Taffeta (Polyester 100%)•9201 Twill (Polyester 65%/ Rayon 35%)•9301 Broadcloth (Polyester 65%/ Cotton 35%)•9501 Urethane Based Heat Activated Adhesive•9601 Adhesive Sticker (with release paper)

    • Ref Lite Flame Retardant Type

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    • A special reflective material that is used for it's highly fire resistant properties.

      A special reflective material that is used for it's highly fire resistant properties.

      【Uses】Clothes with fire resistant properties needed for fire fighting and disaster situations.

      【Base Material】•FR8800/FR9801 Flame Retardant Cotton•FR8900/FR9901 Aramid Fiber

    • Ref Lite®Ref Lite Industrial Wash Type

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    • Our highly durable cloth was developed to endure industrial laundry washing.

      Our highly durable cloth was developed to endure industrial laundry washing.

      【Uses】Tapes and Patches for:Uniforms/ Working Wear/ Sports Wear/ Casual Wear/ Rain Gear/ Winter Clothes/ Safety Vests/ Shoes/ Bags/ Gloves/ Hats

      【Base Material】•IW9101 Taffeta (Polyester 100%)•IW9301 Broadcloth (Polyester 65%/ Cotton 35%)*#9000•IW#9000 Series are only available in silver color.*The picture is only an image.

05 Caution

Caution

Washing Instructions

Washing Instructions

Laundry Notes•Storage Instructions

•Please do not bleach or detergents containing bleach.•Please do not use detergents with a fluorescent brightening agent. •Please do not use a steam iron.•Please do not hand wash. •In case any natural body oils or sweat touch the reflective material surface, immediately wipe it off with a clean cloth using soapy water or neutral detergent. Make sure to wipe off completely to not leave soap/detergent residue. If left unattended, this might result in discoloration.•Please store in a cool dry place (18°C~24°C, Humidity 30~50%) and use within one year of purchase.•Roll products should be stored horizontally in the cardboard box it was transferred in or they should be hung horizontally with a pipe through the roll’s core.•Please do not store the roll directly on the floor or shelf.