Establishing Homax in 1981 in Nantou, central Taiwan, Huang has since concentrated on the development of air-cushioned
shoes, which were first patented in Taiwan in 1983 and two years later awarded for excellent design by the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), the government-backed trade promoter, which again gave an award each in 1987 and 1988 for steadily improving quality and design.
According to sources, South Korea has "spotted air-cushioned
vessels and hangar-shaped buildings," at the North's Hwanghae Province, about 30 miles from the South Korean island of Baengnyeong.
But it's time to take the air-cushioned
vehicle from the realm of scientific marvel into that of utilitarian workhorse, says William Kirby, chief executive officer of Gimbal Craft in Fairfield, Iowa.
Angelo Luzio's 467L has a one-half-inch foam heel, and the Bloch Boost DRT II sneaker boasts an air-cushioned
heel--both of which are said to help combat shin splints and knee problems.
Armor-Lite premier all poly mailers offer a lightweight, water-resistant and air-cushioned
way to transport delicate products.
It was the idea of Klaus Maertens, a German soldier who hurt his foot during the Second World War and thought the remedy to pain when he walked would be an air-cushioned
The Squadron 2000 program calls for the acquisition of two Hamina-class fast attack craft (FACs) -- the first of which, FAC Hamina, was delivered in 1998, with a second expected to be ready next year -- and four T-2000-class air-cushioned
If your athletic life includes basketball, beware of air-cushioned
"How," he asked, "do you get real-time info to MV-22s (tilt-rotor aircraft) and LCACs (air-cushioned
landing craft) that are hitting the beach at high speed?" After all, he said, "they need it in route," not after they reach the beach.
angular swiveling and positioning with increments of 0.0001 deg for angular settings.
It also will have a horizontal oscillating haul-off with air-cushioned
rollers for tacky seal layers, a dual surface winder, and real-time computer monitoring and quality control.
Nike, the American manufacturer of sports and fitness equipment, has managed the difficult marketing feat of making its filmically flight-provoking and air-cushioned
shoes desirable to all ages throughout the world.
The Knee Pad sets offer air-cushioned
technology, and come in four styles of foam and six vinyl-dipped styles.
Don't give me 'feather duster' air-cushioned
whips not causing pain or injury - it really looked bad before.
If the BHA had even a smidgen of guts it would tell Muir and his buddies to butt out of our sport and, instead, invite it to prosecute a jockey for the use of his air-cushioned
whip and to see how it gets on in court.