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Archive for April 12th, 2007

Spinneret Secret Unraveled

Posted by David Bradley on April 12th, 2007

Spider silk is “pound for pound” stronger than steel and has a greater elasticity than rubber. Such properties would make it a rather useful material for a large variety of medical and engineering applications if only it could be made in large enough quantities and with a useful thickness and consistency.

Spinneret secret unraveled.