• Durability • Breathability • Mildew Ristance • Dimensional Stability • Water Resistance • Cracking Resistance •
UV Resistance for Long Term Color and Strength Retention

Weathermax and WeathermaxFR is a USA made fabric, manufactured by Safety Components.

Now you can have protection from the elements and a quality, long lasting appearance all in one. WeatherMax is designed to be water tight and breathable. The exclusive HydroMax™ finish delivers unsurpassed water repellency and mildew resistance maintaining the fabric's natural breathability. Engineered for long-term color and strength retention, WeatherMax® outperforms and outlasts other marine fabrics, including acrylics and solution-dyed polyesters. This lightweight, easy-to-handle fabric is unmatched in appearance and provides superior performance.

From the blistering sun of the Australian outback...to the soaking rains of the Brazilian rain forests, nothing handles the varying moods of Mother Nature better than WeatherMax. WeatherMax is a luxurious fabric that is dimensionally stable, maintaining a sophisticated appearance that never exhibits unsightly sagging from age, rain or exposure. Developed with breakthrough UV technology, WeatherMax is unmatched in appearance and provides superior performance for long-term color and strength retention.

WeatherMax FR combines the proven performance of our innovative WeatherMax 80 fabric with flame resistance properties that meet or exceed the most stringent requirements. It is ideally suited for awnings, tents, or any outdoor application requiring resistance to heat and flames, long-term color retention and superior protection from the elements.


 Product Properties

 Test Method

Base Fabric    100% Solution Dyed SaturaTM
Weight    8 oz. / y2 (270 g/m2)
Width & Put Up    60" / 65 yards per roll
Finish    HydroMax
Spray Rating

Breaking Strength

ASTM 5034 (warp x fill) 
 490 lbs x 390 lbs
Hydrostatic Pressure

AATCC 127 
 26" (65cm)
Tear Strength

ASTM D2262
 20 lbs x 18 lbs
Minimum UV Resistance  1500 hours
Fire Retardancy    CA Title 19, CPAI-84

This product has a 5 year limited warranty.

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