Article - 11 Feb 2015
Amulya Das, Director of Business Development at Mid-Mountain Materials, Inc., talks to AZoM about their robotic protective clothing; ARMATEX® SBN 13-602 ROBOTEX, and other traditional protective...
Article - 12 Jul 2004
d3o is a unique material made of intelligent molecules. They flow with you when you move but on shock lock together to protect you, returning to their original state when the impact is over. Posted...
Article - 26 Jun 2002
Researchers have developed a high thermal conductivity graphite foam designed for use in protective clothing such as flight suits and race car overalls. The material can potentially remove heat from...
Article - 26 Jul 2004
Sandia have developed a prototype gauntlet to protect soldiers arms during combat. The shoulder length gauntlets utilise kevlar and carbon composites to protect the wearer against heat and impact....
Article - 22 May 2003
Chemical, physical and thermal properties are provided for polyaramid polymetaphenylene isophthalamide, also known as Nomex. Applications and availabel forms are also detailed.
Article - 15 Mar 2001
Fencing has been brought into the 20th century with the help of advanced materials such as polycarbonate, kevlar and dual phase steel materials.
Article - 27 Jan 2006
The Gemini analyzer allows you to measure gas and vapor adsorption on samples at temperatures in the range of -70°C to +100°C.
Article - 2 May 2002
Have you ever wondered what Kevlar, Twaron or Aramid fibres were, what their properties are, or what they are used for? This article will give you the basic answers to all these questions.
Article - 26 Sep 2002
Protective equipment is used in everything from day to day acativities to sports to military applications. Materials that are used in these applications are looked at, as well as design, ergonomics...
Article - 28 Jul 2020
Polymer technology leader Ascend Performance Materials has introduced its groundbreaking polymer-based antimicrobial technology, Acteev Protect™, which uses active zinc ions to prevent fungal and...