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noun - a fabric woven so that small tears do not spread
RIPSTOP - Ripstop fabrics are woven fabrics, often made of nylon, using a special reinforcing technique that makes them resistant to tearing and ripping. Durin...
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Nylon woven so that tears won't spread|
|Material preventing ladders or rakes touching roof|
|Dissolute character has short tee-shirt in nylon fabric|
|Last Seen in these Crosswords & Puzzles|
|Jul 22 2012 Premier Sunday - King Feature Syndicate|
|Sep 17 2011 The Times - Cryptic|
|Sep 9 2010 The Times - Cryptic|
|Ripstop fabrics are woven fabrics, often made of nylon, using a special reinforcing technique that makes them resistant to tearing and ripping. During weaving, (thick) reinforcement threads are interwoven at regular intervals in a crosshatch pattern. The intervals are typically 5 to 8 millimeters (0.2 to 0.3 in). Thin and lightweight ripstop fabrics have a 3-dimensional structure due to the thicker threads being interwoven in thinner cloth. Older lightweight ripstop fabrics display the thicker interlocking thread patterns in the material quite prominently, but more modern weaving techniques make the ripstop threads less obvious. A similar effect can be achieved by weaving two or three fine yarns together at smaller intervals.Advantages of ripstop are the favourable strength-to-weight ratio and that small tears can not easily spread. Fibers used to make ripstop include cotton, silk, polyester, and polypropylene, with nylon content limited to the crosshatched threads that make it tear-re|