Fabrics shown below are fabrics used in the construction of McHale Packs.





420 D Untexturized high tenacity nylon: Black, Gray

420/840 Super Rip-stop, high tenacity nylon: Blue Jean (light blue)

500 D Cordura nylon: Forest Green, Mallard Green, OD green, camo green, forest green, Royal Blue, Navy Blue, Old Navy (silver blue), Purple, Red, Turquoise Teal, Dark Teal, Cobalt, Burgundy, Charcoal Gray, Coyote Brown - color selection subject to inventory on hand. Client may supply fabric and color and we can special order. Customers may supply fabric.

1000 D Cordura Nylon: Forest Green, olive drab, burgundy, Navy Blue, Royal Blue, , Dark Teal, Red, Purple, Charcoal Gray, Black, lime, coyote....... special orders also.

Full Spectra - This is our best fabric for building tough yet reasonably light packs. The fabric is UV resistent . Keep your pack construction simple and it ends up pretty light. This is a 3.5 oz full spectra weave laminated to a tough layer of mylar for waterproofness, structural stability, and extra strength...... 5.5 oz / yard final weight. Dyed to your color choice.

Spectra 'Grid' w 140 high tenacity nylon 3.8 oz/yd - 1/4" grid: Gray color. This is a very nice fabric for the lightest packs.

GREEN NOTICE We now have Green X-Grid fabric for another choice in pack fabrics. This is the same fabric as the Gray X-Grid below. Click image below.

X Grid / 4.8 oz/square yd dark gray. The 6 colors are Powder Blue, Forest Green, Lime Green, Orange, Dark Gray, Black.

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400D Grid Black - This is a very nice fabric very similar in weight to 500 cordura ( 6 to 7 oz./yard ) but with a tight smooth finish like X Grid. Like 500 Cordura, it is quite strong even without the white Grid

Spectra Grid / 500D Cordura 1/4" grid - black - 7.4 oz/yd -

630 high tenacity fabric: Black only. Used for non-Spectra extra tough bottoms. 1000D weight yet smooth like 420. - 9 oz/yd

Below: an example of Dyed Full Spectra. All of our Full Spectra Fabrics can be custom dyed.

The GRID in our grid fabric for light packs is made with 'A highly processed ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene' (UHMWPE). This is the white ripstop grid pattern in the fabrics. The fabric in between the little white squares is High Tenacity nylon of various weights.