Quantcast

Latest Personal armour Stories

2014-07-03 23:00:20

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Silver Inks and Pastes Markets: 2014-2021" to its huge collection of research reports. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 04, 2014 Researchmoz presents this most up-to-date research on "Silver Inks and Pastes Markets: 2014-2021". The report focuses primarily on quantitative market metrics in order to characterize the growth and evolution of the Market. Browse Detail Report With TOC @...

2014-07-02 12:30:26

DUBLIN, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dwsgv5/specialty) has announced the addition of the "Specialty Synthetic Fibers & Glass Fiber Market by Types, Applications & Geography - Global Trend & Forecast to 2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The global market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.2% from 2013 to 2018. The highest revenue is forecasted to be for glass fiber,...

Kevlar Creator Stephanie Kwolek Passes Away
2014-06-22 07:31:22

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online The American chemist credited with the development of Kevlar fiber, the exceptionally strong material used to create protective vests capable of resisting bullets, has passed away at the age of 90. Stephanie L. Kwolek, who was working at a DuPont laboratory in 1965 when she discovered the lightweight fiber used in the body armor and protective gear used by law enforcement and military personnel all over the world, died Wednesday...

2014-06-18 23:08:17

The Republic of Korea Army Recognized at Eurosatory 2014 Paris (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 DuPont Protection Technologies today announced that over one million bullet-resistant vests made with DuPont™ Kevlar® XP™ have been sold globally since the advanced material was launched at Eurosatory in 2008. The milestone was marked with an award to the Republic of Korea Army, the recipient of the millionth vest, in conjunction with this year’s exhibition in Paris. The accelerated adoption...

2014-06-18 16:21:10

Leading Man Requested Next-gen Protective Technology After an NFL Team Owner Referral GLEN MILLS, Pa., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Live. Die. Repeat. When actor Tom Cruise and the stunt team for Warner Bros. Pictures' and Village Roadshow Pictures' edge-of-summer actioner Edge of Tomorrow, were seeking added protection for challenging stunt work on set, they turned to leading supplemental protective gear manufacturer Unequal(® )Technologies. Unequal manufactures supplemental...

2014-06-03 23:09:31

Dare Bigger™ Launches with X Games Austin, Kevlar® Documentary Debuts on BBC Horizons Wilmington, Del. (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 DuPont Protection Technologies today announced the new DuPont™ Kevlar® brand platform, Dare Bigger™, and a sponsorship of ESPN X Games through 2015. Kevlar®, an advanced material synonymous with strength, durability and performance in extreme conditions, is the perfect sponsor for the powerful global event platform where athletes break the...

2014-05-29 23:07:00

Defense technology company unveils the revolutionary AJAX Armor System, a highly effective weapon mountable ballistic shield that enhances battlefield survivability and warfighter confidence. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 The Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC) 2014 – Tactical Revolution, a Jupiter, Fla., defense technology company which creates innovative products for military, law enforcement, and other security applications, unveiled the revolutionary AJAX Armor...

2014-05-28 23:07:55

Glass fiber market expected to grow $20.1 billion by 2018. Asia-Pacific, Brazil, and Middle East has been and will be the key for success for specialty synthetic fibers and glass fiber manufacturers - http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/specialty-synthetic-glass-fiber-market-39906130.html. (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 The report “Specialty Synthetic Fibers & Glass Fiber Market by Types (Para & Meta Aramids, UHMW Polyethylene, Carbon Fiber, POA, Glass Fiber & Others),...

2014-05-15 12:21:44

With its 750m2 facility now fully up-and-running, Fulcrum SP Materials can now coat 100-meter carbon-fibre, glass-fibre and aramid rolls REHOVOT, Israel, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fulcrum SP Materials Ltd., a world leader in innovative nanotechnology for enhanced composite materials, today announced that its 750 square meter pilot production facility is now fully operational. Applying its technology via standard textile dyeing machines, Fulcrum can now coat 100-meter...

2014-05-07 23:04:14

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Aramid Fiber (Para-aramid & Meta-aramid Fiber) Industry, 2009-2019” to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Aramid Fiber Industry, 2009-2019 is a professional and in-depth market survey on Global and Chinese Aramid Fiber industry. The report firstly reviews the basic information of Aramid Fiber including its classification, application and manufacturing...


Latest Personal armour Reference Libraries

45_492618f1a386d64b3214b2ba47f628ad
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...

45_5b86f15a3b4b775b2bbe988cb5567159
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...

More Articles (2 articles) »
Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
Related