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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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Made of 4-way mechanical stretch ripstop fabric, this construction delivers superior fit and movement.
Features include ripstop nylon overlays on the front and back yoke for wind-resistance, as well as added water resistance and durability.
We want to make sure you would enjoy it with your kids for so many years so we used high quality and fade-proof ripstop polyester fabric for increased stability, sturdy rods to provide a strong frame and an easy-grip flat line winder with durable string for easier navigation.
The new pants are made from ripstop fabric, which is considered highly durable, and include fitted knee pad inserts, ridding soldiers from the need to wear external knee pads.
It's made of 210 D ripstop polyester, which appears thin, but withstood small rapids and rock outcroppings during testing.
For example, they offer a Reversible Puff Jacket with microfiber ripstop material and PrimaLoft silver insulation which features a camo print on one side and charcoal gray on the other.
The parachutes, used by the Parachute Regiment, the legendary Paras, are made from ripstop nylon.
It's made from tough ripstop polyester and the aluminium Z-shaped frame with composite material rods feels strong but cleverly means the handle slots don't intrude on the packing space, so the bottom of the case is flat.
We tried two different products made by budget-friendly Outward Hound: the H2Go Neoprene Life Vest and the Pupsaver Ripstop Life Jacket.
An iconic lifestyle brand with a global outlook, LeSportsac was founded in 1974 by Melvin and Sandy Schifter, who invented the original ripstop parachute nylon bags and luggage.
24 mil ripstop polyethylene fabric, which is UV resistant and available in four color options.
Dressed in almost head-to-toe black, Leigh-Ann Esty keeps her look classic and sophisticated with simple essentials: a leotard with elegant lace detailing, ripstop shorts and long, sleek legwarmers.