Kevlar® is now used in a wide range of applications, from motor cycle parts, canoes / kayaks to body armour, due to its high strength to weight ratio.
Kevlar® properties include.
High tensile strength at low weight Low electrical conductivity. High chemical resistance. High cut resistance. Excellent dimensional stability. High toughness. Flame resistant.
DuPont(tm) and Kevlar® are trademarks or registered trademarks of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company
Is kevlar stronger than steel?
Comparing the fibre with steel is only true for certain grades and applies to the specific tensile strength only. Please call us with specific application and we will try to assist.