Posts Tagged ‘usd imperial’

USD Imperial Black & White, Out Next Week

Tuesday, April 26th, 2011

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With the desire to make this new skate available to a lower budget we took the time to talk to companies about making special plastic blends that could serve to re-create the Carbon effect at a more affordable price.

After two meetings with DuPont we were told that they had the perfect plastic for us: DuPont Hytrel TPC-ET Thermoplastic polyester elastomer.

Hytrel, a thermoplastic and elastomer in one. Hytrel thermoplastic polyester elastomers provide the flexibility of rubber, the strength of plastic and the processibility of thermoplastics.

Hytrel is also available in a full range of Shore D hardness (30D to 82D). Special grades are heat stabilized, flame retardant and blow molded. Concentrates include black pigments, UV protection additives, hydrolysis resistant additives, heat stabilizers and flame retardants.

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USD Carbon II Sean Kelso, USD Black & White Imperials, Xsjado Chris Farmer 4.2

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

USD Carbon II Sean Kelso

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USD Black & White Imperials

USD Black & White Imperials

Xsjado Chris Farmer 4.2

Xsjado Chris Farmer 4.2

Xsjado Chris Farmer 4.2

Pictures source: azninabeyance, bakerized (via).

USD presents the All new Imperial 2011 Black

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011

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The Carbon is a dream skate for many skaters, yet it is also a high class product made of the most expensive materials used on an aggressive skate.

With the desire to make this new skate available to a lower budget we took the time to talk to companies about making special plastic blends that could serve to re-create the Carbon effect at a more affordable price. […]

USD Imperial 2011 Black, Full Press Release.

USD Carbon 2 & Imperial: Photo

Tuesday, August 10th, 2010

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USD Imperial – Carbon 2 – Imperial.
Photo Jeff Dalnas ; thanks Tim / Rolling Revival.

USD Imperial

Thursday, July 15th, 2010

Spotted on Brett Dasovic at the Show of Force Tour (via).

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