there are many F’s given!
when it comes to Tech
Our technical fabrics prioritize innovation and outperform the competition. We keep three F-Bombs—fabric, function, and features—at the core of our technology story.
The cornerstone of BlackStrap’s lightweight fabric technology.
TREO is a Breathable, performance knit synthetic blend with 4-Way Stretch, Quick-Dry, and has Odor-Free attributes. TREO is highly Abrasion-Resistant with a Soft-Touch next-to-skin feel. Treo is also Machine Washer and Dryer Safe, Moisture-Wicking, Lens-Safe, and features SpectraUV (UPF 50+).
Light, but not too lightweight. In fact, it’s just right.
Thoughtfully constructed by BlackStrap, EXTEN is a highly versatile brushed 4-Way Stretch, Breathable performance fabric which boasts exten-sive Quick-Dry features. It has Thermal-Regulation to ensure your temperature is regulated while being active with a Soft-Touch next-to-skin feel. EXTEN is also Lens-Safe, Moisture-Wicking, has Odor-Free properties, SpectraUV (UPF 50+) for sun protection, and its Machine Washer and Dryer Safe.
Hands down, no contest. We’ve raised the industry standard for technical Midweight perfection.
Mindfully developed by BlackStrap, VERSA is Breathable, Moisture-Wicking and contains 4-Way Stretch for optimum maneuverability. Versa is Quick-Dry, and has Odor-Free properties to keep you smelling fresh all while its hybrid construction is specially designed for maximum Thermal-Regulation to ensure your temperature stays in check in all conditions. Soft-Touch next-to-skin feel, Abrasion-Resitant, Machine Washer and Dryer Safe, Lens-Safe, and SpectraUV (UPF 50+) are all the reasons this is your go-to fabric.
Polar Vortex? No worries, we’ve got you covered!
Meticulously manufactured by BlackStrap®, THERMA is a Midweight, sub-zero annihilator. This fabric features 4-Way Stretch for utmost motility, Quick-Dry, brushed Soft-Touch next-to-skin feel, and Thermal-Regulation to ensure your body maintains warmth while getting after it. Therma is also Machine Washer and Dryer Safe, Moisture-Wicking, Lens-Safe, features SpectraUV (UPF 50+) for sun protection and has Odor-Free properties.
Knitted with precision and a bird's eye perspective.
PERFA is a highly Breathable, technical 4-Way Stretch mesh that provides ultimate movability, Odor-Free properties, ultimate Moisture-Wicking properties, and Therma-Regulation to keep you comfortable and adventuring longer. It’s also Machine Washer and Dryer Safe, Lens-Safe, Quick-Dry and features SpectraUV (UPF 50+) for sun protection.
Ditch the sunblock, get protected in style.
SUNSOFT gets its due credit from its protection and versatility inland or offshore. Blending performance and comfort with Soft-Touch next-to-skin feel, 4-Way stretch for exceptional flexibility, and ultralight SpectraUV (UPF 50+) for sun protection. SUNSOFT fabric features Quick-Dry and active cooling technology to keep you feeling fresh on those hot summer days. Odor-Free properties, Chlorine-Salt Resistant, Lens-Safe + Machine Washer and Dryer Safe, makes Sunsoft your go-to summer fabric.
Unlike traditional fabrics, which trap sweat between the skin and your clothing causing you to feel hot and uncomfortable, BlackStrap’s Dri-Flo system is a Moisture-Wicking technology designed to ensure your sweat evaporates from your skin allowing for optimal temperature regulation.
Evaporative cooling technology applicable to our SunSoft and PERFA fabrics has been thoughtfully manufactured down to the yarn. Simply wet the product and allow the cooling to begin. Heat is absorbed, as a result, cools your temperature allowing for optimal performance.
Meticulously fabricated and strategically placed in critical areas of our garments to allow air movement where your body sweats the most. Designed to Moisture-Wick at a high degree keeping your temperature regulated so you can stay active longer.
Our Exo-Hinge technology is what put BS balaclavas on the map. Mindfully constructed for maximum mobility and ergonomics ensuring zero compromise to overall fit and performance.
All BlackStrap fabrics have been tested in accordance with Solar Light Company to ensure to ensure the highest rating in the market, 98% UV Protection (UPF 50+).