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Unformatted text preview: parachutes, kitchen utensils, power-tool housings, automobile components, motor gears and bearings, ski boots, and tennis-racquet frames. Specialty polyamides are used in fire-resistant clothing and bulletproof vests. The most important biological polyamides are polypeptides and proteins. H 2 N NH 2 + O Cl O Cl O H N O N H N H H N O O H N O n Nylon 6-10 + HCl...
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