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2013-11-18 23:21:42

Canadian contract calls for Revision Batlskin® bullet resistant plates and special training plates with carrier. Essex Juntion, VT (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Revision Military, the global leader in soldier protection solutions, has won the competitive bid to supply the Canadian Forces with new, lighter weight ballistic plates. This body armor will provide troops with superior, highly durable protection while lightening their in-theatre load. Initial deliveries for this contract are...

2013-10-24 23:26:04

Aramid Fiber and High Performance Tower Guy (HPTG) assemblies top off the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Phillystran, a WireCo® WorldGroup brand, recently designed, manufactured and supplied 8 aramid fiber (Teijin Twaron) High Performance Tower Guy (HPTG) assemblies each approximately100 feet in length required to support the 400 foot mast atop the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, One World Trade Center. These custom...


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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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virgule
  • A punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information.
  • A little rod; a twig.
This word comes from the Late Latin 'virgula,' accentual mark, a diminutive of 'virga,' rod.
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