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    looking for material for mesh pockets

    Hey guys, Im making a backpack (designed for hammock campers) and would like to put mesh pockets on it, kind of like a G4 pack. Any suggestions for materials to make the pockets out of, and where to buy the material? Thanks!
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    I've not done any business with any of these folks. I am just aware of their existence from reading make your own gear web sites. There are some others I've seen before but just can't recall them just now. fwiw a start

    http://www.questoutfitters.com/mesh_...Mesh%20Fabrics

    http://www.owfinc.com/Fabrics/meshpictures.htm

    http://www.seattlefabrics.com/mesh.html

    http://www.sailrite.com/Polyester-Bag-Mesh-Black-96

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    You can get a really cheap mesh laundry bag at WW. I've seen them in Black and Red. Comes with a bonus cordlock!

    Crate and Barrel has a pair for $4, but they're white.

    Target and other home stores normally carry them. The fabric from one bag should be enough for lots of pockets, and would be cheaper than the shipping from any fabric supplier...

    Just me being cheap again...

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    mesh fabric

    This company has a good selection of mesh, with several variations.

    http://www.ahh.biz/fabric_catagories...nd_netting.htm
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