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Old 12-19-2001, 10:03 AM
John Desjardins John Desjardins is offline
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Exclamation Clothing SPF factors

Given the concern that many on the board have expressed about skin cancers I thought that I should share this article discussing how effective different fabrics are at blocking UV light.

It surprised me that ~50% of the fabrics tested did not adequately protect against UV.
John Desjardins
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Old 12-19-2001, 10:46 AM
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...Bay Watch...

...'sure am glad I spent all my high school/college summers life-guarding on Long Island beaches...we all used baby oil with iodine to suck up max rays...
SPF minus 80?!

I wonder if Cherynoble is still hiring?
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