Discovery Fabrics Technical Performance Waterproof Breathable Fabric Collection Polartec Neoshell and Powershield

 

The following fabrics are considered Technical Performance Shells (sometimes referred to as "Hard Shells").  They are manufactured using cutting edge technology to create top of the line waterproof breathable fabrics.  Some styles are 3-layer shells such as Polartec's Neoshell while other styles are 2-layer shells, such as HyVent.  Three-layer shells are laminated fabrics comprised of an outer fabric, a waterproof breathable membrane and an inner fabric while 2-layer shells have only the outer fabric and the membrane.  It's the membrane's specifications that determine how waterproof and breathable the fabric is. 

Many of these fabrics are used by high-end brands such as Arcteryx, Patagonia, North Face and Nike.  If you are looking for a fabric to make a highly waterproof and breathable shell for your outdoor pursuits, you are in the right place!  These fabrics can also be used as the outer layer of an insulated jacket and we carry Polartec Alpha, Alpha Direct and Power Fill insulations.

If you are looking for something a little less technical, have a look at our Water Repellent Shells Non Technical fabric collection.  To watch Leslie's video explaining the features and uses of many of our non-technical and technical shells, click here: https://youtu.be/0zRD4LPqDsw


Technical Performance Shells

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66005 Navy
66006 Navy
6627 Black
6627 Curry
6627 Dark Royal
6627 Olive
6627 Snow Leopard
6627 Strawberry
6627 Tomato Black Back
6627 Watercolor Leaves
6627 Wolf Grey
6628 Larkspur
6628 Petrol
6628 Port Wine
6628 Radish
6628 Rust Red
6676 Acid Green
6676 Terracotta
6680 Brick
6680 Grey
6680 Navy
6680 Royal Blue
6681 Red
66831 Cloudy Day Flyweight Neoshell
66831 Soft Black Flyweight Neoshell
66831 Storm Grey Flyweight Neoshell
66860 Black
66860 Green
66860 Grey
66860 Hi-Vis Orange
66860 Peacoat
66860 Spicy Orange
6723 Black
6723 Dark Sapphire
6723 Fire Engine Red
6727 Orange
6727 Slate
6732 Atmosphere
6732 Falcon Grey
6732 Shark
6753 Black
6753 Claret Neoshell
6753 Clear Blue Neoshell
6753 Deep Teal Neoshell
6753 Eclipse Navy
6753 Iron
6753 Petrol Teal Neoshell
6753 Red Sand
6756 Dark Tannin
6756 Zinc
6767 Crevasse
6770 Merlot
6770 Sky Captain Navy
6778 Black
Polartec NeoShell with Stretch / Ease
From $45.00 Per Yard
66000 Red Heart Neoshell No Stretch
66001 Graphite
66001 Jadeite Neoshell No Stretch
66002 Cream
66002 Electric Blue
66002 Flag Storm
66002 Lightning
66002 Ocean Depths
66004 Charcoal
66004 Pirate Black
66004 Plum Perfect
6625 Rainstorm Black
Black Ultralight
Polartec NeoShell No Stretch
$45.00 Per Yard
6633 Night Garden Power Shield Pro
Black Grid Back
Bosphorus Teal 6631
Bright Blue Grid Back
Celeste 6631
Cobalt 6631
Disco Pink 6631
Dragon Scales Green 6631
Drifter Grey 6631
Light Grey/ Black Grid Back
Mermaid Tail 6631
Pinot Noir 6631
Tangerine 6631
Polartec Power Shield Pro Lightweight
From $42.00 Per Yard
Hyvent Gold
Navy Hyvent
Sky Blue Hyvent
HyVent DT
$25.00 Per Yard
Beluga Charcoal 6617
Loyal Teal 6617
Polartec Power Shield Pro Ultra Lightweight
$35.00 Per Yard
Fir Green
Navy Nike Waterproof Breathable Shell
Regent Red
Nike Waterproof Breathable Shells
$30.00 Per Yard
Desert Orange Aluminum Back Shell
Maroon Aluminum Back Shell
Pro Green Aluminum Back Shell
Aluminum Back Shell
$25.00 Per Yard