Aramid Fiber, Kevlar
This is a cross-section sample of Kevlar fiber from the sample set provided by Textile Fabvic Consultants, Inc.
Reflected Brightfield Illumination
Significance in the Environment:
This fiber is used in "bullet-proof vests", "fire-proof" clothing, Tracer fiber in carbon fiber textiles used in fiber/resin
composites, and in toughened fiber/resin composites.