[balloon-makers] velcro specs?

Kasey Schwemmer Blunist_2004 at ballooningmail.com
Sun Jul 29 12:37:23 CDT 2001

I would go with half inch velcro because it would be easier to pull. Though I wouldn't think you would need inflight venting because of its small size, you could probabl use whatever you can get ahold of first. 


--- Tom Deering <hot-air at deering.org>
> wrote:
>I am making a 22K balloon.  I need to purchase my Velcro, and I don't 
>know how much is enough (or too much.)  The vent is 14 feet in 
>diameter, 16 gores.
>I assume I will purchase one-inch Velcro.  Any reason to consider 
>something else?
>tmd at deering.org    http://www.deering.org
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