CORDURA® Canvas / Duck Fabric

Tough Meets Comfortable


CORDURA® Canvas and CORDURA® Duck fabrics are designed for clothing that requires extremely durable and wearable fabric.   Based on an intimate blend of cotton and INVISTA’s T420 nylon 6.6 fiber, CORDURA® Canvas / Duck fabric can take the punishment inflicted at work or on the weekend, while also providing long lasting comfort. CORDURA® Canvas / Duck fabric. The toughness you need without sacrificing comfort.


  • Exceptional abrasion resistance – 4 times that of a comparable weight traditional 100% cotton fabric.*
  • Based on CORDURA ® NYCO fabric technology which has over 45 years of proven military performance.
  • Brings with it the heritage of the CORDURA ® Brand which has proven performance in many of the world’s toughest environments.

(*Martindale testing based on 410g/m2 100% cotton duck fabric.)

Qualifying INVISTA Yarn Types

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

Typical Fabric Constructions

2 x 2 Plain weave, canvas

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%)