CORDURA® NYCO Fabric

Comfortably Durable™

Description

CORDURA® NYCO fabrics offer comfortable durability in military uniforms, workwear, and casual clothing.  Based on an intimate blend of cotton and INVISTA’s T420 nylon 6.6 fiber, CORDURA® NYCO fabrics provide exceptional abrasion resistance, comfort, and durability. Clothes made with CORDURA® NYCO fabrics are durable, stylish and always ready to work overtime under some of the toughest workplace conditions.   Lightweight and strong - its what tough, stylish clothing has been waiting for.  CORDURA® NYCO fabrics are constructed with qualifying INVISTA yarns which are woven in accordance with INVISTA's approved fabric standards  for the CORDURA® brand.

Benefits

  • More than 45 years of proven combat performance
  • Excellent durability and abrasion resistance - > 3x versus equivalent weight 100% cotton
  • Exceptional combination of comfort and durability

Additional Benefits:

Can be treated with flame retardant technology designed to meet ISO11611 and ISO11612.
  • At 260g/m2 and 290g/m2, can be certified to pass at E2 level
  • At 340g/m2, can be certified to pass at E3 level
  • Can perform to ETSA Industrial Laundry Standards
 

Additional benefit of anti-static protection as specified by EN1149/5.

INVISTA Qualifying Yarn Types

Intimate blend spun yarns made with INVISTA T420 nylon 6.6 fiber and cotton 

Typical Fabric Constructions

  • Twill (3x1, broken, etc.), Rip-stop, Plain weaves
  • Knit

Market Segments and End Uses

  • Military / Tactical / Law Enforcement
    • Apparel
  • Workwear / Protective Apparel / Footwear
    • Base Fabric
  • Activewear / Ready-To-Wear Apparel
    • Activewear / Outerwear
    • Ready to Wear
    • Hunting / Fishing
  • Outdoor / Recreation / Footwear
    • Equestrian / Pets

Market Segments and End Uses

  • Military / Tactical / Law Enforcement
    • Apparel
  • Workwear / Protective Apparel / Footwear
    • Base Fabric
  • Activewear / Ready-To-Wear Apparel
    • Activewear / Outerwear
    • Undergarments / Socks
    • Hunting / Fishing

INVISTA Qualifying Staple Fibers

Dtex (Denier) Cut Length Product ID Polymer
1.9 (1.7) 38mm (1.5in) 420 Nylon 6.6
1.9 (1.7) 51mm (2.0in) 420 Nylon 6.6
1.9 (1.7) 88mm (3.5in) 420 Nylon 6.6
2.8 (2.5) 38mm (1.5in) 420 Nylon 6.6
2.8 (2.5) 38mm (1.5in) 420A* Nylon 6.6
 

* = With P140 Anti-stat fiber (2-4%)

Where to Buy Woven CORDURA® NYCO Fabric

Where to Buy Knit CORDURA® NYCO Fabric