AQ, is a fabric technology developed by Berghaus to be waterproof and breathable. It comes in 3 grades, with varying levels of weight and durability.
AQ2 is designed for use on the hill, tried and tested, it offers good waterproofing, breathability and is lightweight. AQ2 offers a moisture vapour transmission rate (MVTR) of 8,000g/m2/24hrs, meaning that moisture vapour can easily escape through the fabric enhancing overall enjoyment of the outdoors. AQ2 provides a hydrostatic head of 10,000mm H20 column ensuring the fabrics remain waterproof and the end-user protected from all but the harshest weather conditions.
AQ2.5 fabrics allow for extremely lightweight and packable products. The highly advanced microporous polyurethane coating is protected by a unique dry touch micro grid technology. This ensure outstanding breathability enhancing comfort and waterproofing, with the grid of tiny micro beads keeping the back of the fabric raised from the skin eliminating the need for a lining fabric. AQ2.5 offers a moisture vapour transmission rate (MVTR) of 10,000g/m2/24hrs. AQ2.5 provides a hydrostatic head of 10,000mm H20 column ensuring the fabrics remain waterproof and the end-user protected.
AQ2.5 Stretch, as AQ2.5 with the addition of stretch ensuring exceptional freedom of movement.