Pele's Hair for high strength fibers?

Since high strength fibers can be made from glass:
Fiberglass. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fiberglass
and from basalt:
Basalt fiber. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basalt_fiber
Has anyone tried making high strength fibers from Pele's Hair:
Pele's hair. http://volcanoes.usgs.gov/Products/Pglossary/PeleHair.html
Bob Clark
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Since it is already in fiber form, all you need to do is test it. If you will advance me funds for a trip to gather some, I'll be glad to do it ;) Frank
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