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    youtube vids?

    Quote Originally Posted by DdlR View Post

    There's a simple modification for hollow carbon fiber shaft umbrellas that has been floating around the WMA community for a while; cut off the tip, slide in a solid carbon fiber rod and re-seal the tip, for an "unbreakable umbrella" at a fraction of the $$. You have to be judicious about choosing an umbrella with the right kind of spring/opening mechanism, though.
    I found this post after I took a look at the unbreakable umbrella. $180+ is a lot to be paying for an umbrella. Then I came across this thread. Do you know of any youtube videos or of other sites that go into more detail about doing the modification that you mentioned?

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    Nope, that's it, as far as I know. It's pretty self-explanatory, though ...

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