Cordura is a registered trademark of the Swiss company Invista, a subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc.. It is a fabric made ​​of polyamide ( nylon).

In the preparation of sectional Cordura polyamide fibers are spun once again and then woven. Since it is tear resistant than normal Nylon, it is in the production of motorcycle protective clothing, work clothing, harnesses, sports bags, backpacks or similar. be used.

Disadvantage of the fabric is that it is relatively difficult to coat due to its structure.