Eco-friendly fabric

September 1, 2010

The Touch Textiles collection, from The Refinishing Touch, features a new line of weatherproof upholstery fabrics designed to withstand UV rays, sunlight and the effects of cleaning agents. The line includes hundreds of colors, patterns and textures, and is suited for both indoor and outdoor upholstery projects. The line was created to meet consumer requests …

Additional acrylic colors

Recasens USA announced the addition of two new colors to its 47-inch Recacril line. R-133 Desert offers a neutral tone that is prefect for summer awnings and market umbrellas. R-135 Ocean Cruise is a cooling blend of blue and white. Recacril is a 100-percent solution-dyed acrylic fabric for marine and other outdoor applications. With its …

Rotary cutter

The Advanced Rotary Cutter (ARC) from Foster Keencut has been designed to include a yellow clamping strip that allows for increased visibility of the cut line, large diameter cutting wheels to keep the strips in place and a heavier duty ABS plastic cutting head cover for longer wear. The ARC cuts precisely through the thinnest …

Automatic boat cover

The Touchless Boat Cover is an automatic cover system for free-standing lifts, DC and AC drive lifts and modular floating docks. The system features a one-touch, keychain remote control operation. Made from high-quality materials, the cover can conform to an array of lift and dock configurations. SOURCE Touchless Boat Cover

Rod holders

Tigress, a manufacturer of sport fishing equipment, introduced two new rod holders. The blind mount stainless rod holders eliminate the need for bolts, fastening from the top flange and enhancing the overall look of the gunnel. Available in round or oval head, 9-inch regular or swivel, 30, 0 and 15 degrees, with optional polished stainless …

Stain-resistant vinyl

Graffiti-Free vinyl by PointeShield provides the look of leather, while offering an easy-care, stain-free surface. Most stains and ballpoint pen marks can be easily wiped out with a clean, dry towel. Stubborn stains can be cleaned using rubbing alcohol or mild soap and water. The material is antibacterial and antifungal, as well as being resistant …