Windsock is a device which is made of cloth and it is shaped like a shaft. When the current of air is high, it inflates the sock and the windsock turns so that the extensive open end can face the wind, and the short end extends in the rear to face wide end, so that the whole windsock can point the direction in which wind is blowing.
Pilots make use of windsock because they need to analyze in which direction they are proceeding to further land or take off.
Wineglass, resin and thicken coat are used as raw materials while manufacturing mast. Further, UV inhibitor is installed to avoid corrosion in color of main mast.
There are different types of windsock such as:
As the name implies Airport windsock pole is used in airport and it is made of nylon to put up with high wind. Airport windsocks by and large undergo testing in a wind passageway to make sure its sturdiness. They are tinted with dazzling color, such as orange, white and pink to make it visible even from far distance.
Industrial windsock is used to detect low wind movements. Factories, nuclear control plants, lubricate rigs and government biohazard services use these well built windsocks to perceive the way of the wind for tracking the discharge of lethal gases.
People install decorative windsock in their lawn or courtyard to enhance its beauty and make it more appealing. Windsock is available in different shapes like fruits, butterfly, flora and fauna which will instantly attract you.