Vest material alternative?

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    Bobby Fett's Avatar
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    Vest material alternative?

    Since Tackle Twill is so hard to come by, has anyone considered Canvas as an alternative?
    I mention this because everyone I have asked about Tackle Twill has told me that Canvas is the next closest thing.
    Is this correct?

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    Re: Vest material alternative?

    [FONT=Times New Roman]I would say “no” canvas is very dull looking and while you may get some that is the “correct” color, it won’t have the sheen that you need.[/FONT]

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    Re: Vest material alternative?

    I guess my next question is, what are some alternative materials that can be used?

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    Re: Vest material alternative?

    I found my fabric at Wal-Mart..

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    Re: Vest material alternative?

    Good ol' wally world

    GCNgamer128 said: View Post
    I found my fabric at Wal-Mart..

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    Re: Vest material alternative?

    If your not going for "accuracy" canvas actually is'ent a bad alternative. It's heavy enough to hold your armor without sagging.

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    Re: Vest material alternative?

    GCNgamer128 said: View Post
    I found my fabric at Wal-Mart..
    Thats great! What fabric did you find?

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