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2011-09-15 07:00:00

Laipac Technology, Inc. the global leader in GPS tracking, today announced the release of the S911 Vest a GPS live tracking vest with functional body armour impact system designed for tactical law enforcement. Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada. (PRWEB) September 15, 2011 The S911 GPS Vest is a high coverage assault protection designed for military, tactical law enforcement and VIP personnel that demand the highest protection. It is the invisible eye for the Commander during critical missions....

2011-08-22 07:00:00

TPC Wire & Cable Corp. adds Aramid fiber jacketed high temperature cable to their extensive offering of electrical cable, connectors and accessories. TPC supplies power and control cable, connector assemblies and accessories for a wide range of applications in Utility, Food & Beverage, Mining, Crane Services, and the Wood, Pulp & Paper markets. (PRWEB) August 22, 2011 TPC Wire & Cable Corp. has added 500-K single and multi-conductor cable to their current high temperature...


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2010-12-03 22:35:03

Kevlar, a trademark of para-aramid synthetic fiber, is related to other aramids such as Nomex and Technora. DuPont developed Kevlar in 1965 and was first commercially used in the 1970s as a replacement for steel in racing tires. Its normal form is as a rope or a sheet of fabric that can be used as an ingredient in composite material components. Kevlar is used in bicycle tires, racing sails, and body armor due to its high tensile strength-to-weight ratio. Twaron, produced in 1978, is a...

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2010-11-19 17:31:54

Kevlar, a trademark of para-aramid synthetic fiber, is related to other aramids such as Nomex and Technora. DuPont developed Kevlar in 1965 and was first commercially used in the 1970s as a replacement for steel in racing tires. Its normal form is as a rope or a sheet of fabric that can be used as an ingredient in composite material components. Kevlar is used in bicycle tires, racing sails, and body armor due to its high tensile strength-to-weight ratio. Twaron, produced in 1978, is a...

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Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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