Recently we heard about two kiteboard manufacturers using basalt fiber in their board construction. NAISH The Naish Monarch 132x41 Kiteboard includes two layers of basalt fiber fabric. The result is a board that is strong and lightweight with lively response and flex characteristics. www.naishkites.com CABRINHA [...]
PACIFIC racket manufacturer is using basalt fiber in their tennis racket frames. BasaltX® is a European HIGH-TECH development exclusive to PACIFIC for use in the racket sports industry. Applied in strategic areas it provides enhanced feel, stability, comfort and power.
Franco Snowshapes in Jackson, Wyoming used basalt fabric for two of their latest snowboards. With thirty years in the snowboard industry their mission is to build boards that last, perform and inspire. Shown here, the basalt snowboards are made with black unidirectional basalt fabric and [...]
Fishing poles made with basalt fiber. New rod technology by Fladen Fishing UK. "Constructed using extremely fine basalt fibres as used in the aerospace industry giving exceptional durability and increased resistance to extremes of heat, moisture and UV light... Not only are these rods incredibly [...]
Barnboy Skis make skis with basalt fabric reinforcement.
Fischer Skis – Basalite Technology – the lightness of skiing. June 15, 2010: The next generation: volcanic basalt fibres reduce the weight and enable perfect flex characteristics in all temperature ranges. Watch the video....
Wilson player and 16-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer will be leading the BLX endorsement parade with his new Six.One Tour BLX racquet. Made from Basalt fibers.
GLOBAL INNOVATION FROM FISCHER The new Air Core Basalight technology sees Fischer also setting new standards in the middle class: in this technology volcanic basalt fibres replace the conventional fibre glass – with remarkable effects on skiing performance. The new material is ideal for the [...]
Basalt has many benefits ver fiberglass