New Kevlar®AP for Advanced Performance
DuPont™ Kevlar® AP is a next-generation fiber that offers advanced performance, value, and increased design flexibility in many applications.
Kevlar® brand fiber is well known for its excellent strength, exceptional quality, proven performance, and light weight — and now it offers advanced performance.Over the years, it has earned a worldwide reputation for helping to dramatically improve the performance of a wide variety of consumer and industrial products.
Now, our scientists have developed the next generation of advanced fiber technology. DuPont™ Kevlar® AP (Advanced Performance Technology) offers even more advantages than the standard DuPont™ Kevlar® product, including enhanced performance, improved cost-effectiveness, and increased design flexibility, to build leaner, more robust products.
DuPont™ Kevlar® K29 AP and Kevlar® K49 AP are the first of these next-generation fibers to become commercially available.
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Offshore Rig Evacuation Chutes
Viking Life-Saving Equipment is committed to safety at sea and goes to extraordinary lengths to protect customers from offshore danger. Find out how Viking uses DuPont™ Kevlar® and DuPont™ Nomex® fibre in offshore-rig evacuation chutes.
USES AND APPLICATIONS
- Automotive Components
- Automotive Hoses
- Aerospace, Marine, & Rail
- Belts Made of DuPont™ Kevlar®
- Kevlar® for stronger Brake Pads, Clutches and Gaskets
- Kevlar® for Oil & Gas Applications
Kevlar® reinforcement helps reduce weight without compromising strength in marine, energy, and maritime vessel composites.
- Fiber Optics