Paint & Coatings Manufacturer News


August 10, 2005

● Every golfer wants to hit longer, straighter shots with softer feel. Spalding Sports
Worldwide has enlisted DuPont’s Teflon to help duffers achieve that goal with its
new Strata Tour Straight premium golf ball. The new multi-layered golf ball,
which is coated with a Teflon surface, is designed to reduce side-spin, often the culprit
of the slice and hook that plague the average golfer. Teflon—tetrafluoroethylene—
was invented in 1938 by Roy Plunkett of DuPont