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ripstop

(ˈrɪpˌstɒp)
n
(Textiles) a type of woven fabric that is resistant against tears and rips

rip•stop

(ˈrɪpˌstɒp)
adj.
(of a fabric, esp. nylon) woven with a double thread approximately every quarter inch to prevent the expansion of small rips.
[1945–50]
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It's constructed of three different material combos--durable, woven ripstop bonded to honeycomb fleece in the upper chest; 260-gram performance fleece bonded to honeycomb fleece for the main body; and unbound, 260-gram two-way stretch performance fleece at the elbows and forearms.
The extreme lightweight WadeLite jacket has three-layer ripstop fabric construction, arm vents and and low-profile zippered outerpockets for light gear.
The MicroTherm jacket features a slim, active fit with stretch panels, 800 fill StormDown insulation, and ultra-lightweight DWR ripstop shell fabric.
The FeatherLite is made from lightweight, ripstop fabric in Realtree Xtra camouflage and is available in both men's and women's versions.
Weighing a mere five pounds, 11 ounces, the Pop Top ($235) is made of 600D Poly Ripstop, 600D Helix Oxford, and 1260D Helix Ballistic, with the capacity to expand from 1,700 cubic inches to 2,750 (14x13.
it is constructed of a micro-thin layer of aluminized film laminated to a resilient, composite-reinforced, ripstop material, and reflects up to 80 percent of radiated body heat.
Tracy Hickinbottom's Structure with Blue Ripstop (2014) has scooped PS500 as runner-up in this year's West Midlands Open exhibition, a mixture of student and professional work now showing in Birmingham's Gas Hall.
They awarded the PS500 second prize to Tracy Hickinbottom's Structure with Blue Ripstop (2014) - which in everyday terms, could be described as a piece of cloth draped over a wooden frame.
Elbows and shoulders are reinforced with Oxford Ripstop honeycomb fabric articulated for comfort.
I sewed a cover of ripstop nylon and polyester batting that secured with Velero straps to wrap around the hive.
Aarathi Cholkeri-Singh, utilize, with a 3,100-cc ripstop nylon specimen bag from Espiner Medical and the 5 x 150 mm, extra-long, shielded-bladed balloon-tipped trocar from Applied Medical.