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Nick Boone and his ballistic wallpaper
2015-05-23 11:09:21

In the urban warfare of today, even structures with partial walls and ceilings can become a vital shelter to military personnel. While these buildings can provide a hiding place to treat the wounded or set up communications outposts, they are often civilian structures that have not been built to withstand wartime hazards such as explosives or shrapnel.

2015-05-11 23:01:53

Apparel and Footwear Line to ‘Dare Bigger™’ with DuPont™ Kevlar® Wilmington, Del.

2015-04-30 12:28:10

WILMINGTON, Del., April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today DuPont announced that it has entered into a settlement agreement with Kolon Industries that resolves all outstanding litigation between

2015-04-14 16:29:49

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- For 50 years the name

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2015-03-27 11:58:54

Researchers at the University of Texas at Dallas have developed a material that could lead to the next generation of bulletproof vests: a nanofiber-based structure that is tougher than Kevlar and can be stretched to seven times its original length.

2015-03-03 23:07:59

Award Honors the Company’s Commitment to Biomaterials and its Renewably Sourced Sorona® Technology AMSTERDAM (PRWEB) March 03, 2015 DuPont Industrial

2015-03-03 23:03:45

New Line of Football Cleats to Dare Bigger™ with DuPont™ Kevlar® Wilmington, Del.

2015-02-24 23:05:55

ANSI Cut Level 4 Protection Features Dare Bigger™ Design Wilmington, Del.

2015-02-18 23:05:14

3 HTi is one of the first resellers for a new technology in professional grade 3D printing of parts reinforced with continuous Carbon Fiber, Kevlar and Fiberglass.


Latest Kevlar Reference Libraries

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2010-12-03 22:35:03

Kevlar, a trademark of para-aramid synthetic fiber, is related to other aramids such as Nomex and Technora. DuPont developed Kevlar in 1965 and was first commercially used in the 1970s as a replacement for steel in racing tires. Its normal form is as a rope or a sheet of fabric that can be used as an ingredient in composite material components. Kevlar is used in bicycle tires, racing sails, and body armor due to its high tensile strength-to-weight ratio. Twaron, produced in 1978, is a...

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2010-11-19 17:31:54

Kevlar, a trademark of para-aramid synthetic fiber, is related to other aramids such as Nomex and Technora. DuPont developed Kevlar in 1965 and was first commercially used in the 1970s as a replacement for steel in racing tires. Its normal form is as a rope or a sheet of fabric that can be used as an ingredient in composite material components. Kevlar is used in bicycle tires, racing sails, and body armor due to its high tensile strength-to-weight ratio. Twaron, produced in 1978, is a...

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