CORDURA® Baselayer Fabric

Defend Your Base®


The physical demands placed on today's combat soldiers, and tactical and law enforcement officers have never been greater. Or more varied. They call for a fabric that can take it. Introducing CORDURA® Baslayer fabrics. They're able to take on the types of conditions and climates today's military and tactical officers face all around the world. CORDURA® Baselayer fabric is constructed with qualifying INVISTA yarns which are knitted in accordance with INVISTA's approved fabric standards  for the CORDURA® brand.


  • Durability of Nylon & Comfort of Cotton
  • Strong yet Lightweight
  • Exceptional Abrasion Resistance
  • High Tensile & Tear Strengths for Lasting Performance
  • Excellent Moisture Management
  • Available with freshFX® fabric technology for Lasting Freshness
  • No Melt, No Drip Thermal Properties

INVISTA Qualifying Yarn Types

Specified blends of T420 nylon staple with cotton

Typical Fabric Constructions

Single Jersey knit, Piques, and Fleeces








Market Segments and End Uses

  • Military / Tactical / Law Enforcement
    • Apparel

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