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Does a pure polyester mesh fabric have a moisture wicking capability?

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January 14, 2010 9:29PM

From what I have found out, the main reason polyester fabrics are "moisture wicking" is because polyester is "hydrophobic" -- it resists absorption of water. This means is absorbs less and typically dries faster. I'm not 100% sure that this is the full answer, but I think it is a start.