Breathability Moisture Vapor Transfer “Sweat-Through Rate”

The ability of any fabric to transfer moisture is dependent on its ability to “wick” through the fabric. This is referred to as the Moisture Vapor Transfer Rate (MVTR) and is measured in Grams per Square Meter per 24 Hours (how many grams of moisture can pass through a square meter of fabric in a 24 hour period). This characteristic is a primary…

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Evolving Bimini Tops for the Sleek and Savvy

  OuterArmor by Commercial Sewing has been designing and manufacturing bimini tops for over 40 years. Our team is consistently listening to the market and is dedicated to achieving the visions of our customers. Most recently we have implemented new designs and techniques with regards to frame bending, innovative fulcrum points for storage and expansion, coverage extensions, and a superior level of fabric…

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Motorcycle Steering/Counter Steering

Many people believe that a motorcycle goes around corners by leaning. Although this is true to some extent, the motorcycle leans into corners much quicker and more effectively by steering. You may already be doing this but do not realize it since steering is very minimal. To steer around a left-hand corner, it only makes sense to steer to the left.  Actually, once…

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