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Designed to improve comfort and reduce fatigue for stick welders and pipeline welders, Revco Industries presents the 730 Maximus™ stick welding glove. This glove features a grain pigskin palm for superior dexterity, but with durable split cowhide on the middle and index finger to make those active wear areas last longer.
STRUCTURAL FIREFIGHTING GLOVE – 788. 3D style glove design provides comfort, fit, and enhanced dexterity. Certified to meet the latest NFPA 1972-2013 Structural Firefighting Standards.
Stephanie Kwolek, the DuPont chemist best known for inventing Kevlar, died June 18 at the age of 90. Kevlar is considered a “happy accident” within the scientific community. Kwolek and her colleagues at DuPont were attempting to develop a strong synthetic fiber that could be used in tires when she noticed a mixture of a polymer and a solvent that appeared cloudy – quite different from the usual translucent appearance of conventional polymer solutions.