in the 1930's when miners and fishermen needed
tough, waterproof outerwear to survive a day's
work, Kaufman Canada supplied them with industrial
strength protection. Now, over 70 years later,
miners, and the marine and forest industries still
depend on our gear.
employee rolls down a seam on a garment
component, working out the air pockets and
creases. A generous overlap, followed by
the vulcanizing process, results in welded
seams that are 100% waterproof and guaranteed
never to separate.
Kaufman Canada no longer exists, Black Diamond
Waterproof Clothing Limited purchased the clothing
division from Kaufman Canada. We also acquired
all the rubber formulas and construction techniques
used in making all the garments from Kaufman.
All of our current staff are former Kaufman employees.
Diamond Waterproof Clothing Ltd. supplies a wide
range of Zephron neoprene clothing and accessories;
from aprons and sleeves for work in food processing
plants, to specially made full-body protective
suits that protect cleanup crews in nuclear power
of accumulated knowledge and craftsmanship are
built into every piece of Zephron clothing. Join
the generations of workers that have come to rely
on our tough outerwear for serious protection.
Work Demands Serious Protection
clothing is built and tested against the most
rigorous testing standards - our own. Continuous
field testing and torture testing of components
and materials assure maximum performance on any
job site. Our materials are formulated to resist
everything a work environment can throw at them;
from abrasion and extreme temperatures, to acids,
oils and solvents. Black Diamond builds clothing
that's right for your job!
processing of clothing component parts are done
in our own plant, so we are able to guarantee
the consistency of performance and quality levels.
All nylon fabrics are treated and pressure-coated
to our rigorous standards. Our expert staff cut
and hand assemble each garment using pressure
welded and vulcanized seams that are guaranteed
100% waterproof. We use only quality leather components
and metal buttons and fasteners.
of experts have applied their unique skills to
the job of creating the sturdiest, most dependable
protective outerwear available. We are proud to
say our garments outlast those of our competition.
you have a serious job to do, count on the serious
protection of Zephron clothing from Black Diamond
Waterproof Clothing Ltd.