Product Specs

Download Playground Grass™ product specifications to learn more about the construction, materials, and special features of our products designed specifically for use on playgrounds.

COMPONENTS ULTRAACADEMYDISCOVERYAPEX EXPLOREACCENT
YARN TYPEPrimary: Polyethylene slit film

Secondary: Heat set textured nylon monofilament
Primary: Polyethylene slit film

Secondary: Heat set textured nylon monofilament
Primary: Polyethylene slit film

Secondary: Heat set textured nylon monofilament
Primary: Nylon monofilament

Secondary: Texturized and semi-texturized nylon monofilament
Primary: Polyethylene slit film

Secondary: Heat set textured nylon monofilament
Polyethylene monofilament
YARN COLORPrimary: Olive Green

Secondary: Turf Green/Tan Blend
Primary: Field Green

Secondary: Turf Green/Tan Blend
Primary: Field Green

Secondary: Turf Green
Primary: Multicolor green

Secondary:Multicolor green, tan, brown
Field GreenMeadow Green, Florida Blue, White, Gray, Black, Red, Red Clay
YARN COUNTPrimary: 5040/1

Secondary: 4200/8

Colors: Yellow, Orange, Red, Gold, Blue, Lagoon Blue
Primary: 8000/1

Secondary: 5040/12
Primary: 5040/1

Secondary: 4200/8
Primary: 5000/8

Secondary: 5820/12, 4730/8
Primary: 10,000/1

Secondary: 5,600/1
5600/8
TUFTING CONSTRUCTIONDual yarn, same rowDual yarn, same rowDual yarn, same rowDual yarn, same rowDual yarn, same rowSingle yarn
BLADE HEIGHT1-1/2” *1-3/4” *1” *1-1/4" *1/2" *3/4” *
TUFTING GAUGE3/8”3/8”3/8”3/8"3/16"3/16"
FACE WEIGHT48 oz. *48 oz. *58 oz. *55 oz. *35 oz. *48 oz. *
TOTAL PRODUCT WEIGHT*103 oz. *103 oz. *113 oz. *105 oz. *97 oz. *75 oz. * Unitary
113 oz. * 5mm Foam
BACKINGThree-layer premium backing made with BioCel polyurethane and 100% recycled geotextile nonwoven fabric on a dual layer primary.Three-layer premium backing made with BioCel polyurethane and 100% recycled geotextile nonwoven fabric on a dual layer primary.Three-layer premium backing made with BioCel polyurethane and 100% recycled geotextile nonwoven fabric on a dual layer primary.Three-layer premium backing made with BioCel polyurethane and 100% recycled geotextile nonwoven fabric on a dual layer primary.Three-layer premium backing made with BioCel polyurethane and 100% recycled geotextile nonwoven fabric on a dual layer primary.Unitary or foam
ANTISTATIC TECHNOLOGYXStatic™ proprietary, patented antistatic technologyNoNoNoNoNo
ANTIMICROBIAL PROTECTIONAlphaSan®NoAlphaSan®NoNoNo
SEAMINGMicromechanical bondingMicromechanical bondingMicromechanical bondingMicromechanical bondingMicromechanical bondingTurf adhesive
INFILL0.75 – 1 lb. rubber psf. required
3.75 – 4 lbs. sand psf. required
0.75 – 1 lb. rubber psf. required
3.75 – 4 lbs. sand psf. required
2 lbs. sand psf.
recommended
Embankments: No infill

Flat surfaces: 1.5 – 2.5 lbs. sand psf.
NoNo

*Product heights shown may have a variance of 1/8” and product weights shown may have a variance of 2%.