CORDURA® Classic Fabric

Durable. Versatile. Reliable.

Description

CORDURA® Classic fabric provides rugged durable performance for a variety of end uses, including packs, luggage, footwear and performance apparel.  Products made with CORDURA® Classic fabrics feature enhanced tear and abrasion resistance, and long -lasting durability. CORDURA® Classic fabric is constructed with qualifying 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
  • Designed for living, built to last
  • Brings with it the heritage of the CORDURA® brand which has proven performance in many of the world’s toughest environments
  • Original classic CORDURA® fabric look
  • Over forty five years of trusted rugged performance
  • CORDURA® Classic fabrics made with solution dyed yarns are inherently stain resistant and easy to clean
  • Air jet textured for high abrasion resistance

For Knits

Classic CORDURA® fabric durability in warp and weft knit fabrics

For Solution-Dyed Fabrics

  • Classic CORDURA® fabric look with built-in colorfastness
  • Meets Military specifications for Near-Infrared (NIR) compliance
  • Offers exceptional lot to lot color consistency and fade resistance vs. piece dyed alternatives

Typical Fabric Constructions

  • Broad woven: plain dobby, basket or rip-stop weaves
  • Knit: circular, flat or warp knits
  • Narrow wovens: Military or commercial narrow specifications

Qualifying INVISTA Yarn Types

Dtex (Denier) Filaments Product ID Lustre Type Polymer
88 (80) 34 450 FULL DULL ATY NYLON 6.6
180 (160) 68 440 SEMI-DULL ATY NYLON 6.6
180 (160) 68 450 FULL DULL ATY NYLON 6.6
265 (240) 102 450 FULL DULL ATY NYLON 6.6
370 (330) 105 440 BRIGHT ATY NYLON 6.6
370 (300) 136 440 SEMI-DULL ATY NYLON 6.6
370 (300) 136 450 FULL DULL ATY NYLON 6.6
560 (500) 136 440 BRIGHT ATY NYLON 6.6
560 (500) 140 440 BRIGHT ATY NYLON 6.6
560 (500) 140 460 SDN ATY NYLON 6.6
770 (695) 105 440 BRIGHT ATY NYLON 6.6
810 (725) 140 440HT BRIGHT ATY NYLON 6.6
1080 (950) 136 430 BRIGHT FDY NYLON 6.6
1080 (950) 140 COR BRIGHT FDY NYLON 6.6
1110(1000) 136 440 BRIGHT ATY NYLON 6.6
1110(1000) 140 440 BRIGHT ATY NYLON 6.6
1110(1000) 272 440 BRIGHT ATY NYLON 6.6
1110 (1000) 280 440 BRIGHT ATY NYLON 6.6
1110 (1000) 280 460 SDN ATY NYLON 6.6

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