Fabric Guide

It's all about quality

Each range of products designed by Robens uses fabrics tailored specifically to the needs of its particular adventure.The technology behind each fabric type works in synergy with the design of the individual tent to provide the best possible performance for outdoor enthusiasts. 

The HydroTex® AWT-T

The HydroTex® AWT-T is a tough, highly UV-resistant 30 denier polyester, silicone treated on the outer face and PU-coated on the inner surface to provide a 3,000mm hydrostatic head and the means to tape seams for enhanced eatherproofing. Its hydrophobic nature ensures all-weather tension vital for tent stability and performance. 

HydroTex® HD RS

HydroTex® HD RS fabric is made exclusively for Robens to address our uncompromising need for a light, strong, durable flysheet material. The tough 75-denier highdensity, PU-coated ripstop polyester has a 5,000mm hydrostatic head waterproof rating, UV-inhibitors and is fire retardant forsafety. This fabric will withstand years of heavy use, no matter how harsh the conditions.

HydroTex® CORE

HydroTex® CORE has been created specifically for our new Route range of entrylevel technical tents. This is a tough, durable, 75 denier polyester fabric that features embossing, a fire-retardant treatment and a polyurethane coating with a 3,000mm hydrostatic head. This is a reliable performer in the varying conditions encountered during less demanding outdoor trips.

HydroTex® HD

HydroTex® HD – fabric is designed to withstand many years of hard use without compromise on weight. The unique, strong and durable Robens lightweight fabric is a 75-denier high-density, PU-coated polyester with a 5,000mm hydrostatic head waterproof rating. It is treated with UV-inhibitors and is fire retardant for safety.

HydroTex® Polycotton RS

HydroTex® Polycotton RS fabric has been developed for our Airventure range and for the rigours of family camping. It maintains a stable internal micro-climate and allows water vapour to freely pass through while keeping out water. This tough, fast drying fabric is a 35/65 ripstop cotton/polyester mix with UV-inhibitors and a DWR coating finish to add longevity to the fabric.

HydroTex® Polycotton

HydroTex® Polycotton delivers top technical performance and comfort. The durable tight-weave fabric has a water repellent treatment that assists rain run off the tent walls. As the rain gets heavier, its fibres swell to form a waterproof seal. Its UV-inhibitor treatment helps it last for years with care. This superb breathable fabric maintains the tent’s microclimate by eliminating condensation and keeping the internal temperature cool in summer and warm when temperatures fall.