Dyneema and Spectra are lightweight high-strength oriented-strand gel spun through a spinneret. They have yield strengths as high as 2.4 GPa (240 kg/mm2 or 350,000 psi) and specific gravity as low as 0.97 g/cm3 (for Dyneema SK75). High-strength steels have comparable yield strengths, and low-carbon steels have ...
Our strong, flexible and durable Dyneema® formats are truly with you when it matters for a wide range of industries or applications.
Dyneema® is a super-strong fiber. Available in white and as Black Dyneema®, it is made from Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE) and offers maximum strength with minimum weight. This makes the number of possible applications virtually unlimited.
Dyneema® is an UHMwPE (Ultra High Molecular weight Polyethylene) or HMPE (High Modulus Polyethylene) fibre developed by DSM in the Netherlands some 30 years ago. Known as the world's strongest, lightest fiber – 15 times stronger than steel, yet floats on water – Dyneema® works to stop bullets, repair human ...
Dyneema is trademarked as the world's strongest fiber. Find out how the high- strength synthetic material Dyneema works.
The following is an explanation of the differences between Dyneema® fiber, Dyneema® Composite Fabrics, Dyneema® Composite Fabric Hybrids (aka Cuben hybrids) and woven Dyneema® fabrics—the foundational technology for all Hyperlite Mountain Gear ultralight backpacking products. To read more about the recent ...
Dyneema® is the strongest and most durable lightweight fiber in the world. Over the past 25 years, its exceptional properties have made Dyneema® indispensable for high stake industries such as offshore, maritime, workplace safety, military and the law enforcement. This versatile material has stood the test of ...
Romancing the Thread: the Story of Dyneema®. Dyneema® is the strongest and most durable lightweight fiber in the world. Over the past 25 years, its exceptional properties have made Dyneema® indispensable for high stake industries such as offshore, maritime, workplace safety, military and the law enforcement.