James G. Sylvester

Awarded in 

Jim Sylvester

Served three terms as president of AWSA (1967-1970), but is best known for his work as an engineer and his own testing laboratory in 1964, accepted a universal "polypropylene" tow line that is still used today world wide. Sylvester died at the age of 53.


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