Sample of first nylon knitted tubing. Knitted July 1935 from polyamide made from pentamethylenediamine and sebacic acid

Sample of the first successful experimental nylon (polyamide), 1935.
Sample of first nylon (polyamide) knitted tubing. Knitted July 1935 made from pentamethylenediamine and sebacic acid
 
Currently on display in:
Challenge of Materials
Year made :
1935
Inventory number :
1965-480