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500D Nylon

Our Mil-Spec 500D Nylon is specifically tested and made to meet military specifications by ensuring the fabric meets tear and break strength, colorfastness, water repellency and more. This fabric will be soft to the touch on the front and shiny on the back.

500D Nylon is used to make a wide range of outdoor and military/tactical gear.

Some common uses for this fabric include: outdoor gear, military carrier bags, tactical vests and gear, duffle bags, luggage, backpacks, wallets, briefcases, and K9/pet accessories.

500D Nylon

Military Stock (Berry Compliant)

Solution-dyed CORDURA® Brand & Piece-dyed

Fiber: Nylon
Denier: 500
Mil Spec: Mil-C-43734, C4
Construction: 60 x 50
Width: 59” / 60”
Finish: DWR
Coating: PU


TEST UNIT OF MEASURE TEST METHOD TEST RESULTS
Weight (oz/sq. yd.) FTM 5041 7.0 – 8.0
Width (inches) Visual 58”/60”
Breaking Strength Warp   300lbs
Light fastness 60 hrs Pass
Crocking FTM 5651 Wet 4 / Dry 4.5

  • coyote brown
  • black
  • ranger
  • tan 499
  • wolf gray
  • LAPD navy

* Printed colors will not always represent actual shade of fabric. Please request sample for true shade reference.