Tougher surfboards ride on nanoparticle breakthrough

July 2006
Professional Engineering;7/26/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 14, p47
Trade Publication
The article focuses on Oceanit Laboratories' nanotechnology-crafted surfboard. The surfboard uses titanium nanoparticles in standard laminating resin coating to make the board stronger without making it heavier. It features a 300 percent improvement in fracturing and a 100 percent increase in ding resistance.


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