CORDURA® Lite/Lite Plus Fabric

Durable. Versatile. Reliable.

Description

CORDURA® Lite/Lite Plus fabrics provide light weight durable performance for a variety of end uses, including technical packs, day packs, luggage, and footwear.  CORDURA® Lite/Lite Plus fabrics offer enhanced tear and abrasion resistance with  a wide variety of styling options. CORDURA® Lite/Lite Plus fabric is constructed with qualifying INVISTA yarns which are woven in accordance with INVISTA's approved fabric standards for the CORDURA® brand.

Benefits

  • Stylish durability and exceptional strength-to-weight ratio
  • Resistant to tears, scuffs and abrasions
  • Over thirty years of trusted, rugged performance
  • High tenacity filament nylons provide optimal tear resistance
  • Optimal strength-to-weight ratio with exceptional styling potential 

Typical Fabric Constructions

  • Lightweight nylon pack cloths, plain, rip-stop and dobby weaves
  • Circular, flat, or warp knit
 

Market Segments and End Uses

  • Military / Tactical / Law Enforcement
    • Equipment
    • Footwear
  • Outdoor / Recreation / Footwear
    • Equipment
    • Footwear
    • PFDs/Scuba Gear
    • Equestrian / Pets
  • Travel / Accessories
    • Luggage
    • Daypacks / Accessories
  • Activewear / Ready-To-Wear Apparel
    • Athletic Footwear
    • Activewear / Outerwear
    • Hunting / Fishing
  • Workwear / Protective Apparel / Footwear
    • Motorcycle Wear
    • Safety Footwear

Market Segments and End Uses

  • Outdoor / Recreation / Footwear
    • Equipment
    • Footwear
  • Activewear / Ready-To-Wear Apparel
    • Athletic Footwear
    • Activewear / Outerwear
    • Hunting / Fishing
  • Military / Tactical / Law Enforcement
    • Apparel
    • Equipment

Qualifying INVISTA Yarn Types

Dtex (Denier) Filaments Product ID Lustre Type Polymer
235 (210) 34 725 BRIGHT FDY NYLON 6.6
235 (210) 35 793 BRIGHT FDY NYLON 6
350 (315) 105 749 BRIGHT FDY NYLON 6.6
470 (420) 68 725 BRIGHT FDY NYLON 6.6
470 (420) 68 743 BRIGHT FDY NYLON 6.6
470 (420) 70 793 BRIGHT FDY NYLON 6
470 (420) 136 769 BRIGHT FDY NYLON 6.6
470 (420) 140 749 BRIGHT FDY NYLON 6.6
700 (630) 105 728 BRIGHT FDY NYLON 6.6
700 (630) 105 793 BRIGHT FDY NYLON 6

AJT = air-jet textured, FTT = false-twist textured

Where to Buy Woven CORDURA® Lite/Lite Plus Fabric

Asia Pacific

Europe

North America

South America

Where to Buy Knit CORDURA® Lite/Lite Plus Fabric

Asia Pacific

Europe

Not currently available

North America

Not currently available

South America

Not currently available