vulcanite


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vulcanite

a hard usually black rubber produced by vulcanizing natural rubber with large amounts of sulphur. It is resistant to chemical attack: used for chemical containers, electrical insulators, etc.
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It's A Gimme, one of four 8-1 co-favourites for the PS50,000 prize with the sponsor, the others being Pumped Up Kicks, Valco De Touzaine and Ulis De Vassy, is already a course-and-distance winner, while Vulcanite, a 16-1 shot, has also scored at the track.
As Vulcanite was a smart performer on the level in his days with Ralph Beckett, his rating of 103 means he will qualify for some of the better races.
McCoy felt Vulcanite only won because of Salden Licht's ring-rustiness after 606 days off, while Stravita capitalised on a final-flight fall to claim her success.
The exterior is finished in vulcanite leatherette (whatever that is), while the famous red dot logo and M9 lettering have been removed to give it even more of a minimalist look.
Key statement: A rubber composition having an excellent adhesion with a brass-plated wire and an excellent heat aging resistance of a vulcanite containing (A) 100 parts by weight of a diene-based rubber, (B) 0.
But all the trainer's fears were swept away as three-year-old Vulcanite (8-1) smashed his way to take the ladbrokes.
Vulcanite hit the front much further from home in the big handicap, but held on grimly to end a dismal Ascot run for trainer Ralph Beckett.
In 1884, Waterman patented a pen fitted with an ingenious vulcanite "feed" fitted to the underside of the nib.
This Ideal pen, with vulcanite body, can't resist dredging up the way-
A fault was entered at the 50 metre level where silicified vulcanite with intense sulphide mineralized was encountered.
Vulcanite is a possible McManus runner in the Summer Plate on Saturday, and Geraghty added: "I'm due to have a few rides at Market Rasen so they will be my first across the water for JP since I started the job.
The other three raiders are all owned by J P McManus, the Jonjo O'Neill-trained pair IT'S A GIMME (Alan Crowe) and RUM AND BUTTER (Richie McLernon) and Charlie Longsden's VULCANITE (Noel Fehilly).