VECTRAN


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VECTRAN

(language)
Fortran with array extensions.

["The VECTRAN Language: An Experimental Language for Vector/Matrix Array Processing", Report G320- 3334, IBM, Aug 1975].
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There is no internal structure in the Airlander--it maintains its shape due to the pressure stabilisation of the helium inside the hull, and the smart and strong Vectran material of which it is made.
The company develops, produces and markets a full line of flexible reinforcements using high performance fibers like aramid, polyester, Vectran LCP and fiberglass.
Vectran (52-103 GPa), Aramid (70-110 GPa), and Spectra/Dyneema (120 GPa).
Modern synthetic marine ropes come in a variety of materials: nylon, polyester, polypropylene, UHMWPE (ultra high molecular weight polyethylene--such as Dyneema and Spectra) and aramids (which typically include Kevlar, Technora, Vectran and others).
The plug consists of three layers--a thick webbing made of a liquid-crystal polymer fiber called Vectran, a non-webbed Vectran and polyurethane.
will feature Vectran fiber and exhibit its diverse portfolio of advanced fibers and further processed applications at Techtextil North America.
Debuting at the International Health & Racquet Sport Association (IHRSA) show, Power Plate pro6 features an all-new fitness system called proMOTION(TM), which uses high-strength Vectran cables to transfer vibration to the upper body at high-speed frequency rates between 20 and 40 times per second, dramatically expanding the benefits of Acceleration Training.
Each track shoe is made of stretchy stocking fabric stitched with Vectran thread, a polymer that's pound-for-pound five times stronger than steel.
The 452X strings are 67-percent SK75 Dyneema and 33-percent Vectran which provides stability and eliminates creep meaning that not only will you have a stylish string, you'll have an accurate one too.
Vectran is yet another string material popular with competitive archers.
Ticona says the new Vectran grades can also be blown into film and have been tested by several major blown-film equipment makers, including Hosokawa Alpine in Germany (U.