Akulon® PA6: the material of choice for sports. Major improvements can be made for sports products through the integration of functions the replacement of metal by plastics. 153 more words
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Chainsaw parts There’s an easy and cost-effective way to reduce weight while maintaining toughness and durability: The answer is Akulon® Polyamide 6.
When used for covers and housings this material can stand up to drop test at -30 degrees.
Just as important are its excellent surface characteristics – it holds paint very well and looks good – important qualities from a product branding perspective. 118 more words
Snowboard bindings need to deliver high performance in the cold. They also need to be cool – in every sense of the word. Which these days means looking good, but also being kinder to the planet. 109 more words
A new generation of high performance membranes for clothing made from Arnitel® VT, a very flexible thermoplastic polyester-based elastomer, help you weather all storms. The new membranes contain no perfluorinated chemicals (PFCs), and are 100% recyclable, waterproof in all circumstances despite being only a few microns thick, and highly breathable. 145 more words
Surgical gowns and drapes are critical pieces of equipment in hospitals. They need to provide the medical staff and patients with a high level of protection against… 145 more words
Mountaineering shoes get lighter with a high performance chassis made out of DSM's CO2 neutral EcoPaXX®
Light mountaineering shoes fit with one of the latest trends in outdoor sports: they provide users with very comfortable lightweight equipment that lets them be quick, agile and safe. 98 more words