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Level 3+ Vs. Level 4 Body Armor | Which Armor is Better for Every Day Protection?

Level 3+ Vs. Level 4 Body Armor | Which Armor is Better for Every Day Protection?

If you give our plates a chance,we’re confident that we can provide the best Level 3+ and Level 4 body armor for your mission.
What are the Top 7 Concerns for Police Officers When Choosing Armor? PERF & BJA National Survey Results

What are the Top 7 Concerns for Police Officers When Choosing Armor? PERF & BJA National Survey Results

The Police Executive Research Forum (PERF) is an independent organization...

What is the International Organization for Standardization (ISO)? Why It's Important to Ballistic Protection

What is the International Organization for Standardization (ISO)? Why It's Important to Ballistic Protection

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) is the official organization responsible for setting standards in the commercial, technical, and industrial industries worldwide.

Ultimate Level 3 Body Armor Q&A | ShotStop

Ultimate Level 3 Body Armor Q&A | ShotStop

Level 3 body armor is becoming more popular than Level 3A body armor because of the advancements in technology. As technology improves, companies are able to make stronger, more durable, and lightweight armor than in previous years.
Bug Out Backpack | Best Body Armor for a Family Emergency Kit

Bug Out Backpack | Best Body Armor for a Family Emergency Kit

We encourage everyone to consider buying some form of ballistic protection, whether it be a ballistic backpack insert or body armor plates to add to their bug out bag.
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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Level III vs Level IIIA Body Armor | The biggest differences and which one you should buy

Level III vs Level IIIA Body Armor | The biggest differences and which one you should buy

Level/Type IIIA and Level/Type III body armor are designed to be worn by LEO’s in both civilian and federal government forces. Level IIIA armor is going to stop every handgun caliber round up to a .44 Magnum.