Sept. 14, 2004 – Zyvex Corp. (News, Web) has signed a deal to supply Easton Sports with carbon nanotube-based additives for bicycle components. Easton’s Bicycle Division will feature Richardson, Texas-based Zyvex’s NanoSolve technology in many products in its 2005 line.
The company said the additives have helped them create lighter and stronger components, according to a news release. NanoSolve products, launched in May, are based on single-wall and multiwall carbon nanotubes. NanoSolve is designed to be integrated into existing materials and manufacturing setups.