Personal Electronics Made More Durable with Kevlar®
Manufacturers of cellular phones, handheld devices, notebook computers are turning to DuPont™ Kevlar® to help make their products more portable and durable.
Kevlar® Fiber Helps Make the Motorola DROID RAZR Strong
For more than two decades, DuPont™ Kevlar® brand aramid fiber has helped provide a lightweight, flexible, and dimensionally stable means of strengthening materials in electro-mechanical cables and fine gauge cables for personal electronics device applications such as mobile phone cables, computer power cords, USB cords, and MP3 earphone cables.
Kevlar® fiber helps deliver performance and value to customers in the fine gauge cable industry by helping to provide better robustness, fatigue resistance, shrinkage, and durability. Its resistance to chemicals and temperature extremes make it an ideal material for personal electronics applications.
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DuPont™ Kevlar® fibers are used to help provide strength, flexibility, and lightweight protection in everything from yarns and woven ballistic fabrics to ropes and apparel.
Best known for its use in ballistic and stab-resistant body armor, Kevlar® brand aramid fiber is credited with helping to save thousands of lives. Lightweight and extraordinarily strong, it’s used to make a variety of clothing, accessories, and equipment safer, more cut resistant and durable.
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Engineering Materials for Electronic Devices
DuPont has an understanding of the consumer electronics market gained through experience. This understanding helps DuPont work with designers, manufacturers and OEMs to develop materials for electronic devices that continue to address the challenges that the industry faces.