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Title: DATA PACKAGE FOR THE INDUSTRY/USER SYMPOSIUM ON LIGHTWEIGHT BODY ARMOR
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Aerospace Corporation
United States of America
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 97
Sponsoring Agency: Aerospace Corporation
El Segundo, CA 90245
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Contract Number: J-LEAA-025-73
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Report (Study/Research)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A SERIES OF FLIP CHARTS AND ACCOMPANYING EXPLANATORY MATERIAL TO BE PRESENTED AS PART OF A TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER PROGRAM DEALING WITH THE TRANSFER OF INFORMATION ON LIGHT WEIGHT BODY ARMOR FROM GOVERNMENT TO INDUSTRY.
Abstract: THE MATERIAL RECOMMENDED IS KEVLAR, A SYNTHETIC DEVELOPED BY DUPONT. INFORMATION IS PRESENTED ON BALLISTICS TESTS, PENETRATION TESTS, AND WEARABILITY EXPERIMENTS THAT WERE CONDUCTED BOTH PRIOR TO AND AFTER THE SELECTION OF KEVLAR AS THE OPTIMUM LIGHTWEIGHT BODY ARMOR MATERIAL.
Index Term(s): Body armor/Personal protective equipment; Equipment evaluation; Hair and fiber analysis; Research and development; Technology transfer
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