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on a 4-ring Zulu style strap made of ballistic nylon fabric, derived from the UK MOD's "Nato" strap design.
Ballistic nylon is a thick, tough, synthetic nylon fabric used for a variety of applications. Ballistic nylon was originally developed by the DuPont corporation as a material for flak jackets to be worn by World War II airmen. The term ballistic nylon takes its name from the fact that it was intended to protect its wearers from flying debris and fragmentation caused by bullet or artillery shell impacts. It was not an effective defense against most pistol or rifle rounds let alone the heavy 20mm and 30mm autocannons Axis fighters were often armed with. Ballistic nylon has been replaced by Kevlar and other, more effective, bullet resistant fabrics for these cases.
Modern applications of ballistic nylon include luggage, cave packs, tool belts, police duty belts, watchstraps, motorcycle jackets, skin-on-frame kayaks, and Horseware Rambo turnout blankets.
The original specification for ballistic nylon was an 18 ounce nylon fabric made from 1050 denier high tenacity nylon yarn in a 2x2 basketweave. Today the term is often used to refer to any nylon fabric that is made with a "ballistic weave", typically a 2x2 or 2x3 basketweave. It can be woven from nylon yarns of various denier such as 840 denier and 1680 denier. Denier refers to the weight, not the strength, of the fabric. Laboratory tests have been run and the double weave 1050 denier fabric is the strongest and most durable fabric for its denier weight level. The 1680 denier looks very similar to the 1050 when it is new, but it is actually not as strong as double weave 1050 denier and gets fuzzy as it wears. As it resists abrasion and tearing, ballistic nylon is typically used for luggage and in the bottom of bags made of a lighter nylon or other fabric. Ballistic nylon is hard to dye, so it is often found in black or similar dark colors.
Coverking Ballistic Nylon Seat Cover Review & Water Test
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Oberon Design Ballistic Nylon Lining for Handbags and Messenger Bags
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Maxpedition(1000-D Ballistic Nylon)VS Vanquest(1000-D CORDURA) Abrasion Torture Test.
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Timbuk2 Custom Fabrics - Ballistic Fabrics
For more than 20 years, Timbuk2 has been making custom bags with outrageously durable Ballistic Nylon fabric. Originally developed for the US military for us...
Timbuk2 Classic Messenger Bag - Extra Small, Ballistic Nylon
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Product Review: E-Vibe Cell Phone Holster - Ballistic Nylon
This is a product review:of the E-Vibe Cell Phone Holster and Belt Wallet from EHolster.com. This review features the Ballistic Nylon version of this holster...
e-Vibe Wallet Phone Case - Ballistic Nylon
The e-Vibe Wallet Phone Case Ballistic Nylon is a unique, belt-worn case that combines the functionality of a protective phone case and a wallet. Find out mo...
Timbuk2 Classic Messenger Bag - Small, Ballistic Nylon
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MIL-POD™ BALLISTIC NYLON SUNGLASSES HARD CASE от Hazard4
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UNDFTD x Nike Dunk "Ballistic Nylon" (Review)
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 04:36:16 -0700
When the U.S. economy slowed in the early '80s, Clifford decided to tailor Tumi to business travelers, pairing ballistic nylon with modern design. Today the company, now public, is one of the largest global sellers of luggage; it had 2013 revenues of ...
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:11:15 -0700
Ballistic nylon is quite durable and, with exception of the most wet conditions, will keep contents nice and dry. The simple-yet-classy exterior features a handful of quality YKK zippers for interior access. Once open, you'll appreciate the thoughtful ...
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:37:30 -0700
Luxuriously tough and beautifully designed, Cobra pack's 1680 denier ballistic nylon exterior with water-repellent coating keeps items safe from the elements outside, while a silky-smooth quilted lining ensures items stay protected inside. The main ...
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:03:46 -0700
No Bose (Blows?) here. USB - nah. Bluetooth handsfree and power seats - fuggit about it. Leather -uh, uh (unless you count the steering wheel rim and shift lever boot.) - Seats with plenty of torso and hip bolstering are done up in black ballistic ...
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:37:30 -0700
It's made of ballistic nylon with a waterproof coating, and lined with a copper-colored fabric. The multiple compartments—including the padded pocket for your MacBook— open and close with water-resistant zippers. We particularly like the zip-open ...
Sarasota Herald-Tribune (blog)
Sarasota Herald-Tribune (blog)
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 03:18:45 -0700
Today's chest rigs are made of ballistic nylon and other modern materials. They're cut larger and they use Fastex buckles and similar closures. It should be noted, however, they provide no ballistic protection. A chest rig positions the magazines ...
Consumer Electronics Net
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:07:30 -0700
Ultra plush bedding surrounded by a luggage-grade, ballistic nylon base forms the bed that easily becomes a carrier by simply zipping on its mesh dome. In a car, the crash-tested Sleepypod becomes a safe car seat. On the road and at your destination ...
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 23:45:00 -0700
Nelson Rigg's 32 year of design expertise now presents the CL-1045 Sport Adventure Tank Bag Slim. This low profile expandable design is constructed of 1680 d ballistic nylon with high quality coil-over zippers and reflective piping. The bag maintains ...
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