Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: FLXT) http://www.flexpoint.com today announced that they have received a follow-up order from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (“NASA”), to supply their patented Bend Sensors ®. Clark Mower, President of Flexpoint stated, “It is exciting to receive a follow-up order from NASA. This is the second generation of custom sensors they have ordered and is the result of development we discussed in our April 29, 2011 release. This helps validate our relationship and helps to legitimize some of our development projects we have ongoing with NASA. This product will be delivered to NASA prior to the end of this quarter. Given the success of our sensors and NASA’s $18 billion annual budget, we are optimistic that this will lead to future orders from this entity.” About Flexpoint Flexpoint Sensor Systems (FLXT) is a leading supplier of thin film sensing technology to many industries, including automotive, medical, industrial controls, and consumer products. Flexpoint manufactures a patented new flexible sensor that has also proven to be an extremely durable switch. The single layer Bend Sensor product allows for the measurement of mechanical movement, air flow, water flow, or even vibration. In addition, it has been tested to over 35 million cycles without failure. It can be used as a range of motion sensor, or as a very durable, very reliable switch in most harsh environments. The breadth of applications for our sensor is limited only by one's imagination.
- About the Bend Sensor: www.flexpoint.com/companyInfo/bendSensor.htm
- Brochure: www.flexpoint.com/technicalDataSheets/FlexpointBrochure1.pdf
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