How to make NASA's Chain Mail Space Fabric better to protect spacecraft


This article is about NASA's chain mail space fabric as shown in

The original article about it does not describe it very well. So I deduce a description from looking at the photo. It appears square metal pieces are joined to each other using four or eight metal rings which are again looped through another ring at the bottom.

Here are some ways to improve this fabric:

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