Waterproof Fabric2018-09-09T15:44:20+00:00

Waterproof Fabrics – Engineered to Perform

Advanced Welding & Seam Sealing Technologies to create High Performance Waterproof Garments

101% Waterproof Fabric? Yes, we admit this is not actually possible, but here at Ollyskins we thrive on waterproof material for rainwear and protective clothing. By having this specialist market focus, we are able to produce advanced fabrics and garments that ensure the best protection and performance in the work environments that they have been designed for. By carefully combining various weights of fabric outers with polyester or cotton backings then utilizing high frequency and welded seams we ensure a superior finished product for you.

Ollyskins brings you better Value for Money – high quality construction for a longer product life.

Listed here below is the most popular fabrics we use in products in the Ollyskins collection along with a little information about their technical characteristics and performance.

Ollyskins XT700 Waterproof Fabric Image

OLLYSKINS FABRIC OPTIONS

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340g/m² PVC Coated Polyester

XT350 is a PVC Coated Polyester 350g/m² and is a lightweight yet tough, waterproof fabric. Extremely comfortable, silent to wear, tear resistant and well priced we use it for standard waterproof trousers, jackets and overalls. Available in a choice of colours including Hi-Vizibility yellow. This fabric is treated with plasticizers to ensure it remains supple throughout the product’s life.


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670g/m² PVC Coated Polyester

XT700 is our PVC Coated Polyester fabric offering the best performance and protection in low temperature and aggressive work environments. Thanks to improved textile technology, this waterproof fabric is extremely flexible and strong for improved comfort and lifetime. At just under 700g/m², it is tough yet not too heavy to wear and is ideal for the fishing and general industrial market. Used in our top selling chest wader models 2780 and 2788.


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880g/m² PVC Coated Polyester

XT880R is a PVC Coated Polyester fabric with a Textured Finish for additional abrasion resistance and offering additional protection in low temperature and aggressive work environments. This PVC waterproof fabric is now extremely flexible and strong for improved comfort and lifetime. Weighing in at just under 900g/m², we use it in some of our Chest Waders where additional durability is required.


xt_1000_smallXT800 Hi-Viz

880g/m² PVC Coated Polyester

XT800 Hi-Viz is a PVC Coated Polyester fabric offering additional protection in low temperature and aggressive work environments. Available in Hi-Viz Orange or Hi-Viz Yellow, this waterproof material is extremely flexible and strong for improved comfort and lifetime. Weighing in at just under 900g/m², we use it in some of our Waders where additional durability is required.


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1040g/m² PVC Coated Polyester

XT1000 is a PVC Coated Polyester fabric offering additional protection in low temperature and aggressive work environments. This PVC fabric is extremely flexible and strong for improved comfort and lifetime. Weighing in at just over 1000g/m², we use it in some of our Waders where additional durability is required for River Workers where waders can typically become easily damaged.


xt_1000_smallXT1000 Hi-Viz

1040g/m² PVC Coated Polyester

XT1000 Hi-Viz is a PVC Coated Polyester fabric offering additional protection in low temperature and aggressive work environments. Available in Hi-Viz Orange or Hi-Viz Yellow, this waterproof fabric is extremely flexible and strong for improved comfort and lifetime. Weighing in at just over 1000g/m², we use it in some of our Waders where additional durability is required.


XT-AntiCut Neoprene

The Ollyskins AntiCut Neoprene fabric is a specially constructed blend of Neoprene designed for the Professional Market sector. Waders can typically become punctured from sharp objects, often hidden in the water during river, canal or dyke work. This innovative fabric ensures your Waders last longer and provide real value for money. As with all Neoprene Waders, this fabric is close fitting and comfortable to wear.

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