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Dyneema® UD

Lightweight, flexible, ballistic-threat stopper

Dyneema® UD is a composite unidirectional laminate that offers excellent energy absorption and enhanced protection, all in a lightweight solution. Available as both hard and soft ballistic material, it's right for every situation, from neighborhood policing to counter-insurgence.

The secret to Dyneema® UD’s lightweight performance

Lies in the way the UHMWPE fibers are layered – in a crisscross pattern, at 90 degrees to each other.

  • Distribute impact energy faster and more evenly than alternatives
  • A lightweight, low-profile, and flexible material
  • Solutions available for personal and vehicle protection

Dyneema® UD technology platforms

Dyneema® UD is ideal for personal protection applications, such as vests, helmets and inserts, plus land, sea and air vehicle armor of all types. Dyneema® UD is available in a wide range of grades that address different requirements, situations, and cost structures. The Dyneema® Force Multiplier Technology combined with Dyneema® Anti Stab Technology  offer the ultimate multi-threat level personal protection.

Download our grades for:

Hard ballistics for personal armor
Soft ballistics for personal armor
Hard ballistics for vehicle armor

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