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OzBungy
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OT: Nerd alert. Article on paraglider fabrics

Postby OzBungy » Sat Dec 03, 2005 1:00 am

It's nylon not polyester. It's for paragliders not kites. But apart from that there's some interesting stuff about fabric.

http://www.ojovolador.com/eng/read/repo ... /index.htm

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Postby cglazier » Sat Dec 03, 2005 4:35 am

Intersting link.
Note that their number 1 tip to increase longevity of their fabric is
"AVOID UNNECCESSARY EXPOSURE TO SUNLIGHT.."

..so true
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