fabric information

Fabrics available:


Dimension Polyant X-Pac fabrics:


DX40- five-layer laminate. Color-Silver. the outer fabric is a woven combination of UHMWP (generic Dyneema/Spectra fibers) and woven polyester with a dacron X grid and 70D nylon lining. Waterproof to 200 PSI.  around 6 ounces per sq. yard. Used in all alpine packs. A great combination of high strength, abrasion resistance, and waterproofness. 


    VX42- Similar to the DX40 but with a 400 D packcloth face fabric. Nice for packs and bike bags. Colors are black or sometimes grey.
    VX21- similar the VX42 but slightly lighter with a 200 D nylon face fabric. Ideal for bike bags and lighter packs. colors stocked: coyote, navy blue, bright blue, red, purple, grey, white, yellow.
    X33- 330 D Cordura laminated Xpack. great for packs and bike bags. available only in Multicam camo.
    X51- a very durable fabric with both 500 & 1000 D Cordura fibers woven for the outer fabric. Makes very durable bike bags, ski packs, panniers. gunmetal grey only. This also used on the perimeter of all frame bags.

    Nylon fabrics:

    16 Oz Ballistics Nylon. used for classic packs: Black Crag, Face Nord, Fish, French Technique. Colors- Red, Royal, Navy, Coyote, Grey, Black. other colors available by special order
    11 oz. Cordura-1000D, old school standard. available in any color by special order. stock colors: kelly green, purple, royal blue, navy, orange, camo
    8 oz Cordura. 500 D. Used for shoulder straps and hip belts. stock black only.
    500D Cordura-Spectra grid. Excellent pack fabric. black w/ white grid only.
    210 HDP grid stop. 4.8 oz per sq yard. 210 D. a lightweight pack cloth with HDPE grid. nice for really light packs and bike bags. colors-blue, grey, orange, black
    400 D pack cloth. Used for interior pockets and traditional pack bivy extensions. stocked colors: silver, pink,  orange, purple, royal. other colors available by special order

    Dyneema Fabrics


    5oz Dyneema Composite fabric. I use this fabric for Ul backpacks and bike bags. available in any color. Not for use in technical alpine packs.  Adds$100 to any bike bag,  $200 to any small pack up to 35 L. $300 to any pack 40L and up. must be special ordered. no returns or exchanges.


    3 oz. Dyneema Composite fabric. same use and cost as above but lighter. 




    11.9 oz waxed canvas made in Scotland. adds $100 to any pack as it needs to be special ordered. No returns/refunds with this fabric.