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Sewing Tyvek?
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Tom Holbrook
(Zandar) - MLife

Locale: Central Coast of California
Sewing Tyvek? on 03/01/2010 15:52:54 MST Print View

Anyone see this before?

Sewing Tyvek Soft Structure: 1443R?

Tyvek® Soft Structure Type 14
Light Weight and Tear Resistant
Water Resistant and Breathable
Durable and Flexible
Type 14 Tyvek® is soft and fabric-like, offering excellent barrier protection. Type 16 Tyvek® has a pin-perforated structure with high air and moisture permeability at the expense of lower tear strength and barrier properties. Both styles are easily sewn on any conventional sewing machine. Click Here for instructions on sewing Tyvek.

Also, I haven't check but what type fo Tyvek house wrap is sold at Home Depot?


Lawson Kline
(Mountainfitter) - M

Tyvek on 03/11/2010 19:29:42 MST Print View

Tape it with seam stick and then sew it with a long stitch.

John Addleman
(Jaddleman) - F

Locale: Boulder
Tarptent sublite on 03/11/2010 23:05:25 MST Print View

So is type 14 what the Sublite is made from?