Synthetic slings (also known as web slings) are made of nylon, polyester, or any other high-performance flat webbing material. They have become an essential…Read more
In the industry, using and moving heavy goods or materials is a necessary process. It’s important to have textile lifting devices capable of exerting powerful tear strength while being resistant to wear. Not only do textile lifting devices need to be powerful, but they also need to gently handle soft surfaces of fabrics to protect the object while being lifted. To facilitate safe lifting, two products are often required; textile lifting slings to lift the heavy materials, and textile lashing straps to secure the heaviest load by minimizing friction.
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If you’re a rigger or work in material handling, you likely encounter webbing slings often in your work. A synthetic webbing sling is fantastic to lift…Read more
Synthetic web slings are one of the most popular types of lifting slings on the market. They’re strong enough to support heavy loads and are versatile enough…Read more
Luminescent textiles can be created by using a bioluminescent reaction system. This is something that Sweta Iyer, with her newly-minted doctorate, has…Read more