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Old 11-23-2017, 02:29 PM   #13
Anthony
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Berkeley, CA
Default Re: [LT] Armor Design: Silk and Spider Silk

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Originally Posted by AlexanderHowl View Post
You might be able to do it if you had cat-sized spiders
Probably not. The strength of spider silk is significantly a factor of spinneret design which likely would not scale like that (we can produce spider silk with genetic engineering, but it doesn't have the performance of natural silk).
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