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A tapered, open-ended sleeve pivotally attached to a standard, that indicates the direction of the wind blowing through it.

Windsock is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Windsock books and related discussion.

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Book Project - Windsock
for string, tie with string or yarn together and hang from the ceiling. As always, take pride in your work and create a masterpiece you will be proud of!
urethane coated and UV protected, giving the windsock superior fade resistance meets the needs of even the most demanding windsock customers.
The Windsock
The Windsock. By Kathryn Stripling Byer.
1. PURPOSE. This advisory circular (AC) contains a specification for
WS-Z1 Zone 1 LED Lighted Windsock
WS-Z1 Zone 1 LED Lighted. Windsock. Windsock Lighting Fixtures.

Suggested News Resources

Brutal England show Johnson right signals
Tindall, after opting for the corner one time too many in Cardiff, used Wilkinson's boot to appropriate effect; his arm bolting up towards the posts like a Chicago windsock every time the referee's whistle blew in the opposition half.
Aerodrome barometer
A “barometer” complete with wind sock will be erected in Ennis Park, Clare to show the progress of fundraising to complete Clare's new aerodrome.
Combine flying with sailing
"Then the radar tower and helmseat tilt forward to lower their profile and a large orange windsock is mounted on the bow. Suddenly, we're a tiny floating airport.
Southern Oregon Winery Honored with Silver Medal at 2011 Grand Harvest Awards
Fly High Vineyard is proud to announce that its 2009 Windsock White Viognier won a silver medal at the 2011 Grand Harvest Awards which was held March 1-2, 2011 at Villa Chanticleer in Healdsburg, California.
How Little Rick is making it big in the presidential race
But squint and you see a straight stretch running towards the road that's of a slightly darker hue, and in the distance a tattered windsock drooping from its pole.

Suggested Web Resources

Windsock - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A windsock is a conical textile tube designed to indicate wind direction and relative wind speed.
Airport Windsock - windsocks, wind socks, aviation windsocks
Airport Windsock Corporation sells USA made orange aviation quality windsocks that meet FAA specifications. Spiral Rainbow Column Windsock, 40": Toys & Games
Windsock/Hawk AirSports Since 1988 - Toll Free - 800 826-2719
Oct 15, 2010 Windsocks custom manufactured for Aviation and Emergency use to help determine wind conditions and velocity. Portable.

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