feb 26, 2015 , a small colorado-based company, voormi, is touting a technology that produces a waterproof, breathable textile with only a single layer of material. it could be the most significant advancement in outdoor clothing since the first gore-tex jacket with a waterproof-breathable membrane debuted in the,
waterproof, windproof, and breathable fabric system that produces durable, performance fabric. ,. shell, to a single layer that protects against all but the worst weather conditions and delivers extended breathability, abrasion resistance and stretch to enhance your outdoor experience while blocking 98% of the wind.
jul 18, 2016 , a mainstay of outdoors apparel, waterproof/breathable fabrics fend off moisture but are not perfect. this brief tutorial explains the technology and uses of waterproof-breathable fabrics.
mar 7, 2012 , gore supplies only one critical ingredient in the manufacturing of waterproof-breathable outdoor gear, but it guarantees every product that uses the gore-tex membrane. for that reason, it holds licensees to stringent and exacting agreements. any company that puts the material in its wares is required to,
however, some garments made from fabrics that exceed 20 000 mm have leaked through zips, hoods, and seams. fabric head ratings do not totally specify water resistance of a garment, as it does not test closures such as zips. in addition, the breathability of nearly all waterproof/breathable fabrics is very dependent upon,
the outdoor fabric industry is currently experiencing a surge in new product development that competes directly with gore-tex®. products like event™, polartec® neoshell®, pertex® shield and mountain hardwear dry.q elite are extremely waterproof and also push the envelope on breathability. use of very thin,
dec 6, 2011 , q water-proof breathable fabric is among a new breed of sporting apparel (photo: athlete ueli steck, photo credit: robert bosch / mountain hardware). view gallery - 5 images. outdoor sports equipment has evolved thoroughly over the years, from simple designs crafted out of everyday materials like wood,
in the early days, waterproof-breathable fabric choosing was easy because gore-tex was the only option. but, alot has changed since then. now there are so many types and brands that it is difficult to keep them all straight. if you want to know more about what keeps water out of your boots or jacket before you pull the,
frustrated trying to find high-quality fleece, hardware, or gore-tex at your local chain store? do they look at you like you are an alien life form when you ask for gore-tex or cordura? i know that feeling, and that's why i have compiled this list of specialty retailers. this is a list of all the sources i know of, both online and not.
100% polyester face fabric. from nike, this fabric combines ultrafine microfiber polyester with a highly breathable laminate to provide excellent protection from water and wind. the unique laminate blocks wind and rain penetration at 5000 mm of water pressure. the face fabric also features a durable water repellent finish,
april 02, 2014. ever wonder what the difference is between all the different types of gore-tex®? after all, isn't gore-tex® just gore-tex® – our beloved waterproof and breathable fabric that comprises the most rugged outdoor jackets? the answer is a simple no. not all gore-tex® is created equal. but knowing what,
gore fabric technologies have revolutionized the performance of fabrics by controlling porosity through unique microstructures. membrane technologies and advanced polymers and materials have been developed to meet specific performance criteria for outdoor activities as well as occupational and industrial uses.
rockywoods carries waterproof breathable fabrics for your jacket, coat, rain and snow pants, and gaiters in a variety of weights, colors and patterns. we even offer fabrics from brands like gore-tex, event and weathertek.
car cover waterproof breathable outdoor sun uv snow heat dust rain resistant 3xl. $63.88. buy it now. free shipping. material: outside: peva,center layer: fabric,inside: ultra thick soft cotton fit cars dimensions: 4.9*1.8*1.5 m breathable durable and waterproof car cover perfect for indoor and outdoor use,
may 16, 1995 , a layered fabric for constructing action sportswear. the fabric generally comprises the following three layers: (1) a shell fabric comprised of a blend of polypropylene filaments and lycra® brand spandex fibers, (2) a waterproof membrane laminated to the back of the shell fabric, and (3) a mesh lining,,
how waterproof/breathable fabrics work. waterproof/breathable (wp/br) fabrics made outdoor headlines in 1978 when outerwear designed with a gore-tex laminate was introduced. since then many other wp/br laminates have been created (event, sympatex, membrain strata, many generics), yet people commonly,
oct 12, 2012 , pitching a non breathable jacket against a jacket with a waterproof breathable coating (north ridge meltwater, with a dewpoint coated fabric), and a waterpro,
feb 1, 2011 , outdoor retailer winter market 2011: an emerging revolution in waterproof-breathable fabric technologies – one thing the gore-tex challengers have in common is that they all have gore-tex in their crosshairs. here is columbia's display at winter 2011 outdoor retailer. we are seeing the beginning of,
30 jan. what a outdoor retailer + snow show in denver! here are a few scenes. thanks partners rab, hyperlite mountain gear, sea to summit - outdoor gear, topo athletic, the dyneema project, strafe outerwear, flylow gear and other friends and fans for coming by! 2 likes view post >. 28 jan. what could be cooler,
jun 4, 2017 , helly tech ® performance: is designed for any outdoor activity where performance is key and time in the rain is inevitable. this 2.5 layer waterproof and breathable fabric moves water away from the body efficiently, thus keeping you dry and allowing you to perform your best. the helly hansen loke is,