TITLE

Spinning a yarn

AUTHOR(S)
Fisher, Richard
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);11/5/2004, Vol. 293 Issue 7663, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that a U.S. company has put a new spin on power-scavenging clothing by creating flexible piezoelectric fibres hundreds of meters long to weave into fabrics. Characteristic of piezoelectric materials; Use by SmartWear of fibre spinning process to create longer and more flexible strands; Inclusions in the fibre spinning process.
ACCESSION #
14987335

 

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