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What happens if a fabric expansion joint is exposed to sudden pressure fluctuations, such being located near ID fans and dampers?

This may result in the belt fluttering. The fabric will fatigue over time resulting in tears. Using stiffer fabric materal, installing a liner and increasing the standoff are steps to take avoid flutter.

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