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Naturally Advanced Technologies Announces Crailar Flax Fiber Production Now Imminent

Company Now Has the Capacity to Ship CRAiLAR Flax Fiber from its Kingstree Facility by March 2011 PORTLAND, OR, - Naturally Advanced Technologies (OTCBB: NADVF, TSXV: NAT) CEO Ken Barker announced yesterday at the Texworld 2011 Conference in New York that the company is prepared to begin shipping initial orders of CRAiLAR® Flax Fiber from its Kingstree, SC, facility as early as March of this...

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Wire Cable and Fiber Rope

Honeywell Spectra® Fiber Reinforces New Rope for Racing Sailboats

Spectra fiber provides high-strength, low-stretch characteristics to innovative, high-performance marine rope MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J. -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that its high-strength, lightweight and low-stretch Spectra® fiber is reinforcing an innovative new yachting rope used by some of the world's most accomplished racers. Spectra fiber enables Yale Cordage's new Ph.D.(TM)...

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Filtrona Porous Technologies to Display Latest Developments in Bonded Fiber and Polyurethane Foam Component Solutions at the MEDICA / COMPAMED Trade Fair

RICHMOND, Va. - Filtrona Porous Technologies, a custom developer and manufacturer of medical grade foam and fiber components designed to absorb, retain, transfer, filter or release fluids or vapors, will display an expanded range of polyurethane foams and bonded fibers at the MEDICA / COMPAMED trade fair in Dusseldorf, Germany from 17 to 19 November 2010. Designed with the industry's needs in...

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Norton Abrasives Launches Expanded Range of Norton/ Merit Brand Products for the Metal Fabrication Market
Die Grinders

Norton Abrasives Launches Expanded Range of Norton/ Merit Brand Products for the Metal Fabrication Market

WORCESTER, MA, USA - Saint-Gobain Abrasives - Norton, the world's largest abrasives manufacturer and leader in metal fabrication abrasive products for over 125 years, has announced the launch of an aggressive new product expansion program for the metal fabricating industry. In conjunction, Norton will produce a new print and online catalog, including the industry's most comprehensive new product,...

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Norton Abrasives Introduces New Norton/Merit Flap Discs and Fiber Discs for Metal Fabricating.
Flap Discs

Norton Abrasives Introduces New Norton/Merit Flap Discs and Fiber Discs for Metal Fabricating.

Multi-tier product offering delivers maximum performance at all price levels, providing metal fabricators more Muscle Behind The Machine". WORCESTER, MA, USA - Saint-Gobain Abrasives - Norton, the world's largest abrasives manufacturer and leader in metal fabrication abrasive products for over 125 years, has introduced a complete new lineup of Norton/ Merit flap discs and fiber discs in a...

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New Monolithic Fiber Coupling Optic Enables More Compact and Cost Effective Laser Diode Modules
Miscellaneous Optics

New Monolithic Fiber Coupling Optic Enables More Compact and Cost Effective Laser Diode Modules

At the Photonics West 2010 LIMO presented a new concept for beam shaping and fiber coupling of laser diode bars (mini-bar structure 90 Â-µm / 500 µm) with a single micro optical element. Typically, high power diode lasers modules are made of laser diode bars and several optical elements. This assembly is often challenging in terms of numbers of components, numbers of alignment and...

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Zeus Expands Drawn Fiber Capabilities

Expanding beyond PEEK, Zeus' drawn fiber product offering now consists of fibers made out of additional polymers, including PFA, FEP, and ETFE ORANGEBURG, S.C. -- Zeus, Inc., a global leader in material science and high performance polymer extrusions, has expanded its drawn fiber capabilities to include PFA, FEP, ETFE, and other polymers. This product line expansion will result in enormous...

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Weiler Expands SABER TOOTH(TM) Ceramic Abrasives Line
Abrasive Coated Discs

Weiler Expands SABER TOOTH(TM) Ceramic Abrasives Line

Weiler Corporation has expanded its SABER TOOTH line of Bright Red" top coated ceramic abrasive products. In addition to the popular Saber Tooth standard angled style flap disc, Weiler now offers ceramic grain high density flap discs, blending discs, resin fiber discs and belts. And.....all Saber Tooth products can now be used on aluminum as well as stainless steel, Inconel, titanium and other...

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Miscellaneous Fabrics and Cloths

Kevlar® Flexible Fibers strengthen industrial and auto applications.

Exhibiting strength, dimensional/thermal stability, and corrosion resistance, DuPont(TM) Kevlar® K29 AP (Advanced Performance) fiber can be used to strengthen and reinforce range of products for automotive, construction, oil/gas, and utility applications. Specific uses for this material, available in range of deniers, include tires, belts, and hoses as well as and ropes, composites, and...

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Honeywell's Spectra® Fiber Strengthens Rope Used by U.S. Military in Demanding Insertion Operations

Marines, soldiers fast roping from V-22 Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft count on high-strength, lightweight Spectra used in Novabraid(TM) Fast Rope MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J., Sept. 24 -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that rope using its super-strength, lightweight Spectra fiber is being used by the U.S. military in fast rope insertion operations. Spectra fiber is a key component of Novabraid(TM)...

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