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Spinoff from a Moon Boot (Dynacoil)

Issue: 1986 Category: Consumer/Home/Recreation Category Icon - Consumer/Consumer Goods
Page: 84-85 Center: N/A
State: Manufacturer: KANGAROOS USA, INC.
Origin: NASA Apollo Space Suit (lunar Boots) Technology
Tech Terms: Athletes, Shoes, Shock Absorption
Abstract:
Three dimensional "space" material used in the Apollo lunar suit has been encapsulated in a polyurethane foam carrier and forms the base of the Dynacoil Athletic shoe cushioning system. Kangaroos USA, Inc. developed the system after a search by ARAC. The shoes lose almost none of their shock absorbing capabilities and have superior stability and motion control.
 
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