Tag Archives: Body Armor

A Realist’s Perspective on Prepping – Gear Tasting Radio 18

Whether it’s a nuclear winter or zombie apocalypse, Hollywood has many people believing they should be stockpiling things into a… View Article

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Taking the Hit: Is Body Armor Really Worth the Weight and Expense for Civilians?

Many people find themselves mulling over the idea of purchasing body armor and I’d like to discuss some information that… View Article

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Survival Armor’s Fully Structured Concealable Body Armor for Women

At the 2014 SHOT Show we had the opportunity to meet with some of the staff at Survival Armor to… View Article

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Back the Tough Hook on Kickstarter to Hang and Transport your Body Armor

I’ve personally been a huge fan of Kickstarter for some time now and have backed a handful of projects to… View Article

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US PALM: Primary Armament Logistical Manufacturing for your AK

Despite the article title, US Palm certainly makes more than just gear and parts for the AK platform, but our… View Article

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Shellback Tactical BANSHEE Plate Carrier & Team Wendy Training Plates

In the past few years I’ve noticed a big surge in the popularity of hard plate carriers. Not only for… View Article

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What To Do with Old Ballistic Vest Panels? Here’s a Few Options

So what do you with your old ballistic vest panels? If you have been in law enforcement or other occupation… View Article

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SOFIC 2011 Coverage: The Best of Day Three

Day three started with a great conversation with “Mr. C,” the VP of Grey Aviation. It seems our article on… View Article

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Soft Body Armor Update

This is an update to our previous article concerning the Custom Armor Technologies / Diamondback Tactical RVA3A Level 111a Soft… View Article

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Soft Body Armor Test

We’ve been following the writings by Dr. Gary K. Roberts on body armor testing with great admiration. His independent analysis… View Article

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