The Repopulation Details Item Fittings and Repairs
Fittings will degrade over time and eventually need to be replaced. The degradation occurs faster if you fail to repair them. The positive side of the system is that it will allow you to use fittings to keep gear that you prefer to wear rather than having to dress like a rodeo clown to get better stats.
Check out the video after the break for a look at The Repopulations Fittings system. You can sign up to take part in the alpha test this June on The Repopulation website.
Source: The Repopulation Fittings System