Shield® is the strongest, lightest, composite ballistic
material made today!
It isn't a woven fabric
like most ballistic materials i.e. [ Kevlar©] But instead,
a thin, flexible ballistic composite made from layers of unidirectional
fibers held in place by flexible resins. These fibers are arranged
so they cross each other at 0 and 90 degree angles, then, both fiber and
resin layers are sealed between two thin sheets of polyethylene film similar
to saran wrap.
is ten times stronger than steel !!.
This latest material delivers
full ballistic protection in a softer, more flexible, non-woven fabric
that is ideal to make your Vest more comfortable "wearer friendly"
Spectra Shield® is a
ballistic armor material that combines "all the performance of Kevlar in
a more comfortable and more flexible material that is about 40% lighter
than [ Kevlar©] .
material offers no compromise in performance while providing ultimate comfort