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« on: January 19, 2010 06:38:25 PM »

What type of material can work as strudy purse structure besides plastic canvas? Would cardboard (the kind you find next to the crayons) work?
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« Reply #1 on: January 20, 2010 02:45:34 AM »

I wouldn't risk it, cardboard might get soggy and nasty in the rain. Plastic canvas sounds like the better option.
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« Reply #2 on: January 22, 2010 04:07:21 AM »

I agree on not using cardboard.  It really does not hold up very well at all.
You can - for a bigger price tag - use a few layers of timtex fused together.  That is really stiff as well but I think pc is usually the best way to go sad to say.
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