Products

NSHB heavy-duty shock cord hooks

Manart-Hirsch’s style NSHB heavy-duty shock cord hooks are made of hi-impact nylon. The 3/8-inch hole allows for any cord up to that size to be used. It can be used with shock cord or solid cords. Available in black.

Tool holder

The holster-like Gunnie Tool Holder keeps drills and other tools safe and secure. It is a great “third hand” for any skilled tradesman or boat owner. The Gunnie can simply slide over the waist of a pair of pants or be permanently mounted to a tool belt. It is versatile enough to work with cordless …

Top Notch 9 marine and awning fabric

Top Notch 9 is a 100 percent solution-dyed polyester fabric with a fluorocarbon finish. At 9 ounces per square yard, it is more breathable than competitive solution-dyed polyester while maintaining abrasion resistance, colorfastness and water resistance. Top Notch 9 is lightweight and easily sewn. Applications include sailboat boom covers, marine tops and covers, awnings and …

Marine upholstery material

Serge Ferrari’s Stamskin® One, its newest indoor and outdoor furniture upholstery membrane, is now available. The Swiss-made elastomer coated polyester jersey features a soft feel similar to worn leather. Its durability makes it ideal for such demanding environments as yachts, poolside seating and waiting areas. Stamskin One retains less heat from the body than comparable …

Titanium nitride needles

Titanium nitride-coated sewing machine needles from Groz-Beckert are available for most brand sewing machines. Titanium nitride needles are stronger than standard needles resulting in better performance through most heavy textiles. The shape of the needle and the point contribute to less seam leakage, less needle breakage, less thread damage and fewer skipped stitches.

HP2 heavy-duty rivet gun

Manart-Hirsch’s HP2 is an easy to use heavy-duty hand riveter with molded vinyl grips for extra-firm, comfortable no-slip control. Included are interchangeable nosepieces for 3/32-, 1/8-, 5/32- and 3/16-inch rivets. The 1/8-inch nosepiece fits into DOT studs (BS10370) for easy riveting of studs.

2016 New Product Showcase

Marine Fabricator‘s compilation of products to help you create profit-producing projects. Products and information were submitted by manufacturers and suppliers by the established deadline. Awning fabric The Sattler 745 FR awning fabric features a flame-retardant PVC-coated polyester membrane that meets NFPA 701, CPAI-84, CSFM Title19, CPAI-84, BS7837, CAN/ULC-S109, NFB 92-507 requirements. Featuring UV resistance, color …

WeatherMAX 80 earns U.S. patent

Safety Components Fabric Technologies Inc., Greenville, S.C., was awarded U.S. patent 9,121,131 on its technical outdoor fabric WeatherMAX™ 80, for which it also holds a Canadian patent. WeatherMAX 80 is made using 100 percent pigment solution-dyed SaturaMAX™ for maximum color retention. The water resistance comes from Safety Components’ proprietary HydroMax™ finish and unique construction. This …

2-meter acrylic-coated polyester

Marlen Textiles Top Gun fabric, the company’s premium line of acrylic-coated polyester, now comes in 2-meter widths and in 10 stock colors. The wider width allows for fewer passes of material in applications where 60# width is not wide enough, using less material and saving time, labor and scrap. Top Gun utilizes a proprietary formula …

On-board battery charger

Components in these Marinco charging systems are completely sealed in waterproof thermal epoxy to prevent damage and corrosion. Three-stage charging cycles for fast recovery, overload protection with automatic resets, LEDs to indicate charging status and “Smart” technology to prevent battery damage even when the charger is left on. All models can be left on for …