Nylon shell snap caps offer maximum corrosion resistance

January 1, 2009

Fasnap’s nylon shell snap caps are offered in three colors: black, foliage green and sand. The caps are extremely durable and offer maximum corrosion resistance, and are highly desirable where non-reflective caps are critical to the application. SOURCE Fasnap, 800 624 2058, sales@fasnap.com

Weldable eyelets absorb stress

Carmo weldable eyelets are available in PVC, polyethylene and urethane. The flexible eyelets absorb stress, preventing damage to fabric products. A competitive alternative to metal eyelets, Carmo eyelets will not rust or tear out, and they are available in a variety of colors and sizes. With more than 50 years in the development and manufacturing …

Buckles made with biodegradable material

American Plastics now offers 100-percent biodegradable buckles.The corn buckle is made with 100-percent PLA, a material that fits all disposal systems including compost treatment. It does not release any toxic gas even when incinerated. Composition of PLA products leads to complete decomposition and biodegradation of the material turningit into water and carbon dioxide. SOURCE American …

Series of zippers engineered for marine applications

MarineMate from YKK (USA) Inc. is a unique series of Vislon zippers especially engineered for marine applications. The zipper elements are scientifically designed to resist damage from sunlight. MarineMate has increased strength and durability, even after prolonged exposure to the harmful rays of the sun. Available in No. 8 and No. 10 sizes. Domestic production …