While we are on the subject of nylon, I though that you might enjoy this cool video of what is called the nylon rope trick. It is a way of making nylon in a laboratory. Enjoy.
Have you ever wondered what the numbers after various grades of nylon mean? You know, 6 and 66 and 612 etc. I am going to explain this to you along with a few other interesting tidbits about nylon that you might not have known.
PolyOne acquires color supplier Mesa Industries (behind pay wall)