Uniform Comparison Chart

Uniform Comparison Charts

Each uniform is equipped with features that are mission-specific for the branches they serve. ABUs, ACUs and BDUs have distinctive characteristics that make them easy to recognize. The following chart shows the core uniforms side by side. Discover what fit, design and fabric is available for your uniform with just a glance.

BDU ACU ABU
Brands

Propper
Genuine Gear
Tru-Spec

Propper
Tru-Spec

Propper

Fabric Blends

100% Cotton Ripstop
50% Nylon/ 50% Cotton (kids styles only)
65% Polyester / 35% Cotton Ripstop
60% Cotton / 40% Polyester Twill
65% Polyester / 35% Cotton Twill

50% Nylon/ 50% Cotton
65% Polyester / 35% Cotton Ripstop

100% Cotton Ripstop
50% Nylon/ 50% Cotton

Coat Pockets 4 4 4
Pants Pockets 6,8 6,8 8
Pocket Technology Button Flaps Button-closure Button Flaps
Fly Type
  • 4-button
  • Zipper fly (Genuine Gear and select Propper)
Button-fly with a drawstring 4-button
Collar Style Traditional Mandarin Traditional
Reinforced Areas Double seat and knees Double knees and seat, elbows Double seat and knees
Blousing System Yes Yes Yes
Drain Holes Yes Yes Yes
Waist Style Adjustable Adjustable Elastic
Traditional Color Woodland / 3-color desert UCP or MultiCam Digital Tiger Stripe