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Mover Sportswear SA, various

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Title various
Collection Museum of Design in Plastics: Arts University Bournemouth
Manufactured For Mover Sportswear SA
Date 2008
Description A sample of the laminate used in the 2000s Mover merino soft shell vest (AIBDC:00587.1). It consists of a LycraŽ front, a Diaplex membrane and a merino wool back. Diaplex is an advanced form of polyurethane made by Diaplex co. ltd. It is non-porous when cool but at a pre-ordained temperature becomes porous. It continually responds to temperature fluctuations assuring optimum comfort in any environment. For a related fabric sample see also 005871.3.
Accession Number AIBDC : 005871.2
Dimensions height 460mm, width 280mm
Materials plastic, PA (72% of the exterior fabric), polyamide, Nylon - trade name, elastane (28% of the exterior fabric), Lycra - trade name (exterior), PU (membrane), polyurethane, Diaplex - trade name (membrane), wool (lining of merino wool)
Notes Everyday objects, such as those in this collection, are sometimes difficult to research. If you have any information about this object please contact the museum on modip@aub.ac.uk.
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Method woven front and back laminated central diaplex membrane



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