Body Armor

  • Hand Gun Safety Info
    Anyone who regularly carries a hand gun should feel obligated to acquaint themselves with the rules on general hand gun safety info. The first rule is to always keep hand guns safe from unauthorized p....
  • Hard Armor Inserts
    The addition of hard armor inserts to a level IIIA bullet proof vest will raise that garment's protective capabilities to a level IV. This means that it should be able to withstand automatic rifle fir....
  • Affordable Bullet Proof Vests
    Up until now the technology for producing modern body armor has not succeeded in producing really affordable bullet proof vests. But that is all about to change it seems. Dupont has been developing a ....
  • Body Armor FAQs
    One of the most common questions for body armor FAQs is, "What's the best fabric to choose when picking body armor?" The answer to this is, undoubtedly, go with what the professionals are using. By fa....
  • Flak Jackets
    The introduction of flak jackets in the early 1950s was designed to cut down on the high level of injury due to shrapnel wounds. The construction consisted of several layers of nylon stitched together....
  • Cost Effective Concealable Body Armor
    What most people mean when they talk about cost effective concealable body armor is "cheap" concealable armor. The real question is, how much is a human life worth? The cost of body armor of any kind ....
  • Second Chance Body Armor
    One of the major suppliers of body armor to the public, Second Chance Body Armor, says their business grew out of the need for ordinary members of the public to protect themselves from dangers on the ....
  • Armor Inserts
    The technology used for the material from which armor inserts for protective garments are made can quite legitimately be labeled "space age." This range of materials has been developed to produce the ....
  • Level IV Body Armor
    There are some combat situations where nothing but the highest level IV body armor will do. This level of protection is designed to protect the wearer against high velocity rifles and other threats, s....
  • Protection Specifications Online
    To find a complete list of protection specifications online, take a look at the NIJ standards website. Most producers of body armor will also give you the basics of protections specifications as appli....