Performance Monofilaments

Proven monofilaments serving as the gold standard in many industries for 50-plus years.

Competitive Edge

Utilizing expert material science, we custom engineer monofilaments that meet precise industry specifications and performance requirements. We execute thorough materials testing and stand behind our products. While potential applications of our products are wide and varied, our product performance is not – it’s predictable and consistent. Our manufacturing practices utilize ISO 9001:2015 standards to ensure consistency.

  • Pulp & Paper Machine Clothing (PMC)
  • Industrial
  • Textile
  • Automotive
  • Consumer Products
  • Medical & Dental
  • PMC Process Belting (Forming/Press/Dryer)
  • Filtration / Belting
  • Specialty Fasteners
  • Suspension Seating
  • Specialty Medical
  • Tire Cord
  • 3D Printer Filaments


Monofilament products featuring excellent biological and chemical resistance properties for filtration applications.

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Paper Machine Clothing

Monofilaments with unique formulations providing superior properties in forming, press, and dryer applications.

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Specialty Fasteners

Shakespeare has a long history of supplying monofilaments for hook and loop and other fastener applications.

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Sewing Thread

Shakespeare® monofilament sewing thread has been the gold standard for over 50 years.

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Medical/Oral Care Products

Monofilaments that are fully compliant and suitable for numerous medical applications.

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Suspension Seating

Single and bi-component monofilaments for seating applications.

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Tire Cord

An experienced supplier of technical monofilaments for tire assemblies.

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Miscellaneous Industrial Applications

Monofilament products tailored for unique applications.

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Filaments for Additive Manufacturing

Highly engineered filaments extruded with precision and packaged to meet the highest standards.

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