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92 results for NYLON

26 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for NYLON.

DateGridClueAuthor
Tue May 31, 201668AFishline materialSarah Keller
Fri May 30, 201458ADuPont development of 1935James Mulhern
Thu May 30, 201332ALike some stockingsJulian Lim
Sun Nov 18, 2012114ALike the strings on many tennis racketsTimothy Polin
Wed Oct 13, 201039DHose material (5)Alan Arbesfeld
Fri Nov 14, 200860AString stuffBrad Wilber
Tue Jul 29, 200873AHose material (5)David Kwong and Emily Halpern
Fri Mar 14, 200853ARacket string materialKevin G. Der
Tue Feb 19, 200840DFishing line materialVictor Fleming
Wed Jun 21, 200670AHose material (5)Barry C. Silk
Thu Nov 24, 200516AProduct first used commercially in toothbrush bristlesMichael Shteyman
Sun Nov 16, 200352DOne stockingCathy Millhauser
Tue Nov 11, 200353DStocking material (3)M. Francis Vuolo
Sun Jun 1, 2003114AHose material (5)Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Tue Apr 29, 200319AStocking stuffNorma Johnson
Sun Jan 5, 200395AAstroTurf fiberElizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Aug 10, 200243AKind of hoseDana Motley
Sat Jan 5, 200211DBrush materialRich Norris
Mon May 12, 199734DParachute materialHugh Davis
Wed Jul 24, 199613DPopular stockingA. Micci
Fri Mar 15, 199664APaintbrush materialA. J. Santora
Sun Nov 5, 1995121ALycra cousinDean Niles
Thu Aug 3, 199541AStocking material (3)Wayne Robert Williams
Tue Aug 23, 199423AHose material (5)Peter Gordon
Mon May 2, 199469AStocking material (3)James L. Beatty
Tue Jan 11, 199455DRun siteAlbert J. Klaus

66 results for NYLON from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Apr 18, 199339DHose materialNorman S. WizerMaleska
Sun Jan 19, 199242ASynthetic fabricStanley GlassMaleska
Sun Nov 17, 1991148AChute materialJune A. BoggsMaleska
Sun Feb 17, 199186DParachute materialNorman S. WizerMaleska
Sat Dec 30, 198915AHose materialChristy RidleyMaleska
Fri Dec 9, 198845AParachute materialMary M. MurdochMaleska
Wed Mar 16, 198819ASynthetic fabricJesse RoarkeMaleska
Sat Mar 14, 198759AChute materialEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Fri Aug 24, 198431DSynthetic from amidesWilliam CoburnMaleska
Wed Dec 7, 198316AParachute materialPeter SwiftMaleska
Mon Jun 29, 198118DSynthetic silkChristy RidleyMaleska
Wed May 27, 198121DUbiquitous syntheticSawikinMaleska
Fri May 22, 198132DSilk substituteSamuel K. FliegnerMaleska
Mon Jan 19, 198162AHose materialNikki TenfeldeMaleska
Sat Nov 29, 198024DVersatile materialNikki TenfeldeMaleska
Fri Jul 25, 198016DSynthetic fiberJonesMaleska
Sun Aug 5, 197966DChute materialTap OsbornMaleska
Sat Dec 2, 197828DSynthetic materialJean J. DavisonMaleska
Wed Nov 8, 197852AHose materialMeislerMaleska
Tue Apr 4, 197816DSynthetic materialKathryn RighterMaleska
Wed Jan 11, 197821DSynthetic materialFrank GearyMaleska
Fri Sep 2, 197770ADrip-dry materialStephen Rosskamm ShalomMaleska
Wed Jan 12, 197765ASyntheticEli WesoffWeng
Tue Jun 17, 197539ADrip-dry materialMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Sat Jan 13, 197361ACord-tire materialUnknownWeng
Mon Feb 23, 197051DFish-line materialUnknownWeng
Thu Dec 4, 196955DFishline material.UnknownWeng
Fri Dec 20, 196853DDress goods.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 14, 196849DMaterial in some tires.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 18, 196854DSynthetic.UnknownFarrar
Wed Mar 8, 196728DFabric.UnknownFarrar
Sat Dec 31, 196630AStocking.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 27, 19669DSynthetic.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 29, 196633DHosiery material.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 8, 196637AArtificial fabric.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 14, 196619ASynthetic.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 7, 196666AFabric.UnknownFarrar
Tue May 11, 196568ASynthetic.Louise EarnestFarrar
Mon Mar 22, 196553AParachute material.UnknownFarrar
Wed Dec 27, 196112DModern fabric.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 30, 196158DFabric.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Fri Jan 20, 196118DClothing material.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 7, 196045ASynthetic material.UnknownFarrar
Mon Oct 26, 195938AModern fabric.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 25, 195922AStocking material.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sat Feb 7, 195959AChute material.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu Jan 9, 195848AModern fabric.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sat Nov 30, 195732DMaterial from coal, water and air.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 5, 195732AMan-made fiber.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Apr 18, 195718DSynthetic fabric.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wed Mar 13, 195765AParachute material.Mel TaubFarrar
Sun Jan 20, 195743DSynthetic.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Mon May 28, 195671ADress material.Alice H. CookFarrar
Tue Feb 14, 195634DMaterial for thread, bristles, etc.UnknownFarrar
Thu Mar 24, 195530AParachute material.Samuel K. FliegnerFarrar
Mon Sep 20, 195465ASynthetic fiber.D. L. CorbinFarrar
Tue Apr 20, 195428DSee 44 Across.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 29, 195431DPopular fabric.Orrie HancockFarrar
Sun Jan 17, 195433AIt's made from coal, water and air.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Feb 15, 1953136ACoal, air and water.Sergei TilartFarrar
Sun Feb 8, 195369AThermoplastic product.Alice CookFarrar
Wed Aug 1, 195155AIt's used for bristles.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 10, 1951109DCoal, air and water.W. W. WebsterFarrar
Sun Dec 19, 194878DCoal, air and water.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Nov 10, 1946144AHose material.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Jul 28, 194647ASynthetic polyamide characterized by toughness and elasticity.A. H. CookFarrar