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new wateproofing process?

Postby Nico » Aug 28, 2008 11:53 pm

Found this article about new waterproofing technology, and thought this would belong in the equipment section.

here's the manufacturers website
they say the thing is available already, does not restrict air circulation is is not affected by bending folding or crushing :kewl:
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Re: new wateproofing process?

Postby NZcaver » Aug 29, 2008 1:22 am

Cool idea. Unfortunately with a tiny thin layer like that on the outside, I'm thinking cave-type abrasion would rip through it really quick. Perhaps it might work for an inside coating on a cave suit though?
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Re: new wateproofing process?

Postby Ralph E. Powers » Aug 29, 2008 8:38 am

Well yeah, can turn one's cave suit inside out and apply the stuff on there, let it dry and there ya go. Might make me less reluctant to do those ear dippers. :big grin:
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Re: new wateproofing process?

Postby Jeff Bartlett » Aug 29, 2008 9:49 am

Ralph E. Powers wrote:Well yeah, can turn one's cave suit inside out and apply the stuff on there, let it dry and there ya go. Might make me less reluctant to do those ear dippers.


I dunno that I'd recommend applying it directly to your ears, Ralph!
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Re: new wateproofing process?

Postby BrianC » Aug 29, 2008 1:10 pm

Ahh! Go ahead and try it Ralph! We can do some ear dippers then! I got one in mind :big grin:
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