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Two and a Half Persian

Weave Description
Two and a Half Persian (2.5P) is a chain weave of Full Persian 6 in 1 descent. Based on the design of One and a Half Persian, which is FP6-1 cells divided by reduced cells of only 2 rings (one in each grain) thus having a 4-2-4-2 pattern, 2.5P progresses this to 6-4-6-4. A pair of rings are added to the middle of every FP6-1 cell, similar to those found in Shuttle, which shares the same 6-4-6-4 cell configuration. 2.5P differs from Shuttle by its rings in the 4-ring cells being layered between the three rings in the following 6-ring cell, instead of resting against the outermost. This comes at the cost of a higher required AR.

There is a way to shift from 6-4-6-4 to an even 5-5-5-5 by adjusting one of the rings in each 6-ring cell. The result is Three Hours Less Sleep. This pattern shift is a progression of that which changes 4-2-4-2 One and a Half Persian into 3-3-3-3 Soyuz. Incidentally, pattern shifted 6-4-6-4 Shuttle becomes 5-5-5-5 as Overfull Persian.

.048" (1.2mm) stainless steel
5/16" (7.94mm) mandrel
.355" ID
AR of 7.4

A small amount of flexibility is present at this AR.

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Persian, Chain, Progression, Variant

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