Kevlar® KM2® Plus

Kevlar® fiber for Military - KM2 Plus – the most protective DuPont fiber for the most hazardous duty.

When counterinsurgency goes kinetic, DuPont responds.  It always has.  As the threat changes so must the response, so Kevlar® fiber continues to evolve.  Kevlar® KM2 Plus fiber is our highest grade protective fiber for military use and offers increased process-ability for conversion to woven fabrics and structures for ballistic fabric weavers and body armor manufacturers.  

The Kevlar® brand stands for proven protection now and in the future.  It will continue to evolve to address future military needs for soldier protection system requirements.

DuPont created Kevlar® KM2® Plus — an evolution of the popular Kevlar® brand fiber.Military combat helmets and tactical vests made with Kevlar® KM2® Plus helps manufacturers provide superior resistance against bullets and fragments, while maintaining a lighter weight for increased comfort and mobility. When woven into a fabric, it helps the fabric meet the requirements for military performance specs, including:

  • Helps contribute to fabric flexibility
  • Excellent thermal stability at temperature extremes

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