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Kevlar Polyethylene Fiber

Du Pont

KEVLAR® is an organic, para-aramid man-made fiber technology which combines high strength with light weight, and comfort with protection. This material is five times stronger than steel on an equal weight basis, which means that it can provide more lightweight, flexible and comfortable protection than steel armor. This material has high tensile strength at low weight, structural rigidity, toughness, high resistance to chemicals and fire.

 

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