Backpack Materials


210D HD Robic Ripstop-Nylon, PU coated, Oecotex 100 certified

Lightweight technical backpack fabric in a "High Density" version (HD = very high thread count). Increased tear resistance through rip-stop structure. Interior PU coating with a 1500 mm water column. Extremely high abrasion and tear-resistance at a low weight.


Lightning 45 + 60, THUNDER 50 + 70

210D HMPE Ripstop Nylon, PU coated, Oecotex 100 certified

Extremely lightweight nylon backpack fabric with the white HMPE (high modulus polyethylene) yarn ripstop structure and very nice hand feel. This fabric is the Gold Standard for light to ultra-light backpacks and shines with an extremely low weight (145g/m2) and incredible tear resistance due to ist additional HMPE thread creating the rip-stop structure. A PU coating with 1500 mm water column make the fabric highly water repelling.


Expedition 80/100, Mountain Pro 20 - 40

420D HD Oxford-Nylon, PU coated, Oecotex 100 certified

Our time tested 420 D nylon used in all our seam taped backpacks comes in a high density version with a DWR treatment on the outside and a light grey PU coating (3000 mm water column; hydrolisis resistant coating). The fabric is waterproof and ideal for seam taping, is extremely tear resistant for its low weight (225 g/m2)


Torrent 20 - 50, Work&Rescue 50, TEMPEST DUFFLE 45 - 140

840D Oxford-Nylon, TPU film laminated, Oecotex 100 certified

The fully waterproof high-frequency welded Torrent packs are made of a durable 840 D nylon fabric that features a PU coating on the outside and is TPU film laminated (> 10000 mm water column) on the inside. This makes them absolutely waterproof and the outer PU coating allows easy cleaning. This fabric is free of PFC-treatment.


Splash 15, Cloudburst 15/25

70D Tafetta-Nylon, PU coated, Oecotex 100 certified

Very finely and tightly woven (210T), lightweight taffeta nylon with a soft touch. Featuring a 10000 mm water column PU coating for waterproof performance and ideal for seam taping. Extremely durable and sturdy for its light weight. Light grey or white coatings for good overview of contents.


BLACK ICE 30 + 45, SERAC 25 + 35 + 45

400 D ripstop Nylon, TPU film laminate, (> 10,000 mm water column)

An extremely technical backpack fabric with a rip-stop structure for increased tear resistance, featuring an outer PU coating and an internal white dyed TPU-film laminate for waterproof performance (> 10,000 mm water column). This durable and lightweight fabric is absolutely waterproof and can be either welded or factory seam-taped  and its outer PU coating allows easy cleaning. An additional highlight is the white internal laminate that creates a bright interior in the pack (not a black hole!) for excellent overview of contents. This fabric is free of PFC-treatment.