Textile materials used in military protective clothes design

Risteski, Sanja and Zhezhova, Silvana and Srebrenkoska, Vineta (2017) Textile materials used in military protective clothes design. V International Congress “Engineering, Environment and Materials in Processing Industry“. ISSN 978-99955-81-21-3


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In this paper the design of currently used protective vests in R. Macedonia with the main characteristics of the fabric covering material are presented. Protective clothing is used to achieve safety for people in professional and other surroundings. In the past people wore protective clothes with one purpose - to protect their body from attacks, but today the advanced soldier needs protective clothes with featuring design and higher level of protection. The process of designing advanced protective clothes is a lengthy process that is based on researching the currently existing models of the protective vests, and searching the needs of the soldiers for new model with contemporary design. In this paper new generation of materials used in this protective vests and their selection is made. The right selection of vest design means better protection and higher satisfaction of both, the wearer and the technologist. Keywords: protective clothes, design, fabric, materials.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Engineering and Technology > Materials engineering
Divisions: Faculty of Technology
Depositing User: Silvana Zezova
Date Deposited: 01 Nov 2017 14:19
Last Modified: 29 Mar 2018 11:13
URI: http://eprints.ugd.edu.mk/id/eprint/18414

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