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ShotStop®  Black Friday Deal!

ShotStop® Black Friday Deal!

ShotStop® is offering 15% on our entire inventory until Sunday...

New NIJ Standards for Level IIIA and Level III | Understanding NIJ HG & RF Standards

New NIJ Standards for Level IIIA and Level III | Understanding NIJ HG & RF Standards

A lot has been said about the NIJ standards for...

Is Level 4 Body Armor Legal For Civilians?

Is Level 4 Body Armor Legal For Civilians?

Shotstop® not only provides the lightest and thinnest Level 4 body armor, but we also offer the best and most exclusive warranty program on the planet (10 years for Level 4). 
Best Lightweight Level 4 Body Armor | Interceptor Body Armor

Best Lightweight Level 4 Body Armor | Interceptor Body Armor

Give Shotstop® a chance to impress your soldiers and let them see what  the most advanced ballistic protection plates look and feel like. We’re confident that this will be the best lightweight Level 4 body armor you’ve ever used in your Interceptor system.
Best Body Armor for Law Enforcement | Level IIIA Vs. Level III & Level IV

Best Body Armor for Law Enforcement | Level IIIA Vs. Level III & Level IV

Many of our readers have seen our blogs on the...

Best Lightweight Level 3 Body armor

Best Lightweight Level 3 Body armor

Everyday before I think about a topic to research and...

Best Body Armor | Which Armor Should Small and Big Guys Wear?

Best Body Armor | Which Armor Should Small and Big Guys Wear?

We often write about the specifics of our body armor, but rarely about the outliers who need to wear the smallest or largest of plates. This blog is about finding the best body armor for big and small guys/girls.
Best Body Armor | Understanding Pain & How to Fix it

Best Body Armor | Understanding Pain & How to Fix it

Soldiers and law enforcement officers (LEOs) are often required to wear body armor, but rarely get any choice (zero choice for soldiers). 

Understanding the pain caused by body armor is vital to staying healthy for your entire career and avoiding major injuries.

Bulletproof Hoodie | Are They Legit?

Bulletproof Hoodie | Are They Legit?

We’ve received a lot of questions lately about some of the newest technology to hit the body armor market in 2021. The newest ballistic protection that we’ve seen are the bulletproof hoodies

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Why Should I Wear Level 4 Body Armor?

Why Should I Wear Level 4 Body Armor?

We have the industry leading warranty on our Level IV plates (10 years!), which is about 5 years longer than what you’ll find with the majority of our competitors. 
Level III+ Vs. Level IV Body Armor | Which Should Federal Agents Wear?

Level III+ Vs. Level IV Body Armor | Which Should Federal Agents Wear?

Level III+ Body Armor will give federal law enforcement agents the best chance to defeat the dozens of bullets that will penetrate standard NIJ Level III body armor.
Level III Vs. Level III+ Body Armor | What's the Difference?

Level III Vs. Level III+ Body Armor | What's the Difference?

We’ve received a lot of questions as of late about...