Results 1 to 6 of 6
  1. #1
    Senior Member KerMegan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Irving, TX
    Hammock
    not quite eno..
    Tarp
    10x12 DIY
    Insulation
    insultex+momentum
    Suspension
    DIY whoopie slings
    Posts
    2,479
    Images
    2

    Future's so Bright; I gotta wear Shades!

    http://www.gizmag.com/future-fabrics...ft-dryq/20742/

    some interesting stuff to keep on the lookout ..KM

  2. #2
    WV's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    southeast WV
    Hammock
    DIY
    Posts
    3,689
    Images
    204
    High-tech materials attempt to beat mother nature at her own game


    Wow! That's wonderful! (By the way, what is her game? )

  3. #3
    Prefers life at 12 MPH. FLRider's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Gainesville, FL
    Hammock
    DIY Gathered End
    Tarp
    DIY Asym
    Insulation
    DIY Modular Quilt
    Suspension
    Whoopies/MSH
    Posts
    4,017
    Images
    14
    Quote Originally Posted by WV View Post

    Wow! That's wonderful! (By the way, what is her game? )
    The Rolling Stones know...


    What I want to know is how do they get the aerogel to be flexible? I thought that the materials used in its formation were stiff at best and extremely brittle at worst.

  4. #4
    Senior Member Joz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Sweden
    Hammock
    WB RR
    Tarp
    WB Cloudburst
    Insulation
    DownMat 9
    Suspension
    Cinch buckles
    Posts
    408
    Images
    26
    Meh. Zeroloft has been around since 2010, why are there no products to buy yet??
    - Tanstaafl.
    - Whoever said "No smoke without fire" never went camping.
    - It's just badass to have a yak.
    - The sky is the limit for religious people.

  5. #5

    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Location
    Rochester, NY
    Hammock
    Hennesy
    Tarp
    various
    Insulation
    pads, foam
    Posts
    3,891
    Images
    17
    Quote Originally Posted by Joz View Post
    Meh. Zeroloft has been around since 2010, why are there no products to buy yet??
    might be a message there. It may make Cuben look cheap. :-)

  6. #6
    Senior Member KerMegan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Irving, TX
    Hammock
    not quite eno..
    Tarp
    10x12 DIY
    Insulation
    insultex+momentum
    Suspension
    DIY whoopie slings
    Posts
    2,479
    Images
    2
    I was rather intrigued by the DWR down...wonder how they get it to stick without losing the loft? ('cause flat down is nobody's friend..)

Tags for this Thread

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •