Optically Clear Aluminum Provides Bulletproof Protection

While the U.S. Navy is busy with the development of a new bulletproof material called Spinel, Surmet Corporation is already commercially producing its own version called ALON┬«. Technically known as aluminum oxynitride, Star Trek fans may be more familiar with the term “transparent aluminum” first proposed by Scotty in the 1986 movie,┬áStar Trek IV: The Voyage Home. While ALON isn’t … Continue reading Optically Clear Aluminum Provides Bulletproof Protection