This needle has a Titanium Nitride coating that helps to keep the needle cool… A cool needle results in sewing longer before it gums up. This needle will still dull with usage. It has a light ballpoint. SCHMETZ Gold is the only Titanium Nitride needle available for home sewing. Sizes 75/11

Here are the four special features of the SCHMETZ Gold needle:
· Titanium Nitride Coating – Helps to keep the needle cool. Resists the sticky adhesives of stabilizers, so the needle does not gum up as fast as a regular needle.

· Large Eye

· Light Ballpoint

· Surpasses High Quality Controls