February 9, 2012

Nylon Netting With Customized Features

Nylon netting is a very functional product that is used for a very wide range of applications.  There are many different types of solutions that people are able to achieve for their particular needs by utilizing various types of netting configurations.  For instance, most athletic and recreational activities will at some point greatly benefit from the containment, protective, and barrier characteristics of netting panels and safety nets.  Industrially, there are many unique applications for netting that include warehouse rack containment, bird barrier, and conveyor-belt "catch" installations.  Many private and residential customers need to accomplish things like keeping balls and objects within a property line, protect gardens or ponds from predators, and creating protected areas of their homes from various flying objects (like fairway golf balls).  These are just some general examples of commonplace uses for netting, but from our experience the possibilities of netting applications are relatively endless while new potentials are consistently being serviced.

Gourock.com specializes in supplying netting solutions for your needs - and there are many options for customization to fit your specific requirements.  Generally speaking, the DuPont® nylon netting available from Gourock is able to be shipped out to your location according to most any dimensions that are needed for the job, and there are many options for twine and mesh sizes in order for you to select the best match for the usage.  For instance, if you're seeking a general-use outdoor barrier or containment net you may want to consider something like the #18 X 1" knotted nylon netting.  Alternatively, if you expect a lot of abrasion and friction to be continually impacting the netting you may want to consider the very heavy-duty #72 X 1-3/4" knotted nylon netting.  We will typically have a few helpful recommendations for you based on your purpose, so as you do your research certainly feel free to contact us for a pricing quote and some helpful tips on direction.

Throughout this blog and also on the Gourock.com website there is a lot of great information to review regarding netting materials, benefits, and unique uses.  Take a look through these sources that at your disposal and you'll get a pretty clear picture of what you may be aiming for as far as netting is concerned.  In order to assist even further, below are some recent examples of specifically requested nets that were facilitated and supplied by Gourock.com for a variety of different uses and customers.  Each of these chosen examples feature some sort of customized characteristic, which can include:
  • rope edging or ropes "riblines" through the mesh area
  • tapered slopes
  • specific shapes
One intrinsic attribute that they all share is the netting material, which is the highest quality DuPont® type 66-728 twisted-knotted nylon.

-Joshua Grzyb @ www.gourock.com

February 3, 2012

Custom Nylon Baseball Safety Screens

Well it is certainly easy to tell that the baseball and softball seasons are picking up, since we have been shipping out quite a bit of baseball-specific netting for many teams, schools, and organizations!  Baseball netting is a fairly consistent all-year sort of supply that we specialize in here at Gourock.com, but when this late winter season rolls around you can always see a very large increase in the number of batting cage nets, field nets, and practice screens!

Over the last couple of months we have facilitated the production and supply of a wide-variety of custom nylon netting safety screens.  These types of screens are generally used for pitching and batting practice protection, but are also quite typical for soft-toss and fielder safety as well.  There are a few articles already written in this blog regarding this sort of netting supply that our company provides, and you can reference them by clicking here, here, and here.  Those previous posts contain some really helpful context into the types of materials and designs that are available to be quoted and supplied by Gourock, and below are the most recent examples of more custom pillowcase-style safety nets that have been produced and shipped in the last few weeks:
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-Josh Grzyb @ www.gourock.com

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Since 1736, Gourock has been a worldwide source for rope, twine, and netting products. Visit our site at www.gourock.com for a wide variety of netting products and customized applications for all types of nets - as well as our secure online store for easy and convenient purchases!