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Posted: Oct 13, 2011
Thresher Industries Announces Patent Application and New Materials Technology
(Nanowerk News) Thresher Industries announced today that a patent application has been made for its breakthrough thermally conductive hybrid composite. Patent pending status when granted protects the intellectual properties allowing more disclosure as the company moves to market.
Development has also started on a second generation hybrid composite using nanoparticles or micro powders for use in armor and nuclear shielding. Groundwork for grant money has also started with a target of Q1 2012.
Growth with conventional casting work while developing advanced materials paves the way to high margins as a specialized materials supplier.
About Thresher Industries
Based in Hanford, California, Thresher operates an ISO 9000-compliant, green foundry that integrates bio-degradable technologies and processes to lower the economic and environmental costs of production. Thresher offers full engineering support, designing, and prototype development to a variety of industries including: agriculture, aerospace, defense, transportation, and automotive in the U.S. and Europe. For more information, visit http://www.thresherindustries.com.