For 75 years, General Plastics has been a recognized pioneer in the plastics industry. It develops and manufactures high-density polyurethane foam products, including its signature rigid and flexible...
Article - 29 Jul 2002
Synthetic spiders silk has finally been produced after many attempts. The properties of this material are extremely desirable. The production method involving transgenic animal technology is outined,...
News - 21 Feb 2014
An international team led by The University of Texas at Dallas has discovered that ordinary fishing line and sewing thread can be cheaply converted to powerful artificial muscles.
News - 17 Sep 2011
MeadWestvaco (MWV) has introduced upgraded Natralock paperboard-based packaging for Berkley’s new NanoFil fishing line.
The new package from MWV is highly sustainable, secure and is...
News - 6 May 2011
A new Spectra fiber has been unveiled by Honeywell for fishing line manufacturers. This fiber is 25% thinner than the earlier versions of Spectra fibers. The product enables producers to make...
Article - 10 May 2004
The SharperBlade family of products include mower, edger and trimmer blades. Made out of nylon, they provide a blade system that never goes blunt. Other advantages are outlined. Posted February 16...
Article - 5 Sep 2001
Improved coefficient of friction compared to unmodified grades of Psul, however, reduced tensile strength and elongation at break. Finds uses in electrical applications, home appliances and medical...
News - 28 May 2011
Honeywell Resins and Chemicals has announced the launch of Aegis H95XC Gen II Resin. This new formulation expands the Aegis line of nylon 6 resins and is mainly designed for fishing...
An informative and detailed look at how graphite fly fishing rods are made. The entire process from cutting graphite sheet to epoxy coating line guides, all the way through to final testing.
News - 11 Oct 2011
Green Star Products, an environmentally-friendly public company engaged in the production of green sustainable solutions such as biodiesel, cellulosic ethanol and other products, as well as...