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To: Gaffer

“Every time I see the new Kevlars, I get a tinge of all those Nazi helmets I saw in the WWII movies...something just don’t sit right, even though I know they provide better protection...”

Yep.


10 posted on 01/26/2013 9:30:16 AM PST by WKUHilltopper (And yet...we continue to tolerate this crap...)
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To: WKUHilltopper
“Every time I see the new Kevlars,

Kevlar was developed in 1965 by DuPont and the Army started using them in the late 70's, and by the mid 80's every branch of the military was using kevlar.

Kevlar has been enhanced and other fiber types are also in use.

11 posted on 01/26/2013 10:00:52 AM PST by USS Alaska (Nuke the terrorist savages, start today.)
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