Honeywell’s Spectra® fiber provides lightweight strength to many applications ranging from cut-resistance gloves, high-performance athletic gear, bullet-resistant vests, to fishing lines. It is pound-for-pound 15 times stronger than steel.
Spectra Shield Composites
Honeywell’s Spectra® shield technology delivers top-line protection to military and law enforcement globally. Using patented technology, Honeywell’s Spectra Shield®, Gold Shield® and Gold Flex® composites protect using its bullet-resistant properties that allow for improved survivability and reduced injury.
Ballistic Protection Materials
Honeywell’s Spectra® ballistic protection materials are used in hard and soft body armor, helmets, and vehicle armor for ground, air, and sea. Lightweight, high-strength protection allows more mobility for military, law enforcement, and VIPs.
Honeywell’s Spectra® fiber offers a competitive and safety advantage in industrial applications because it is lightweight, abrasion-resistant, and high-strength. The fiber is chemically-resistant and UV-resistant. Spectra can be used in rope, cut-resistance, medical, and many other applications.