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How Do We Protect Our Children With Modern Body Armor?

How Do We Protect Our Children With Modern Body Armor?

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How ShotStop® is Helping Ukraine | Best Level 3+ and Level 4+ Body Armor For Civilians

How ShotStop® is Helping Ukraine | Best Level 3+ and Level 4+ Body Armor For Civilians

At this point in April 2022, I don’t think it’s news to anyone about the atrocities currently happening in Ukraine. Regardless of where each of us lie on the political spectrum, it’s impossible for us to not recognize the need to protect the lives of innocent civilians.
The Unsung Heroes of Duritium® Technology | 2 of the Best Body Armor Plates For Soldiers and LEOs

The Unsung Heroes of Duritium® Technology | 2 of the Best Body Armor Plates For Soldiers and LEOs

Integrity, honesty, and legitimacy are founding principles of ShotStop® and we have 2 unique plates to prove it!
Best Level 3A Body Armor Alternative For Rifle-Caliber Protection

Best Level 3A Body Armor Alternative For Rifle-Caliber Protection

NIJ Level IIIA body armor is the most popular threat-protection...

Can Your Body Armor Stop Armor-Piercing Bullets?

Can Your Body Armor Stop Armor-Piercing Bullets?

There are over 100 body armor companies around the country...

Level 3 Body Armor | 5 Reasons Why ShotStop® Level 3 Body Armor is The Most Universal?

Level 3 Body Armor | 5 Reasons Why ShotStop® Level 3 Body Armor is The Most Universal?

Choosing body armor that is lightweight and comfortable should always be at the top of the list. They have proven it many times over that people won’t wear body armor if it’s too uncomfortable or heavy. 

Best Level 4 Body Armor for the DOD Interceptor Vest

Best Level 4 Body Armor for the DOD Interceptor Vest

For all of my fellow veterans, an interceptor body armor plate carrier system is all we know about how armor should fit, feel, and weigh. What I didn’t know until I was a civilian is that Interceptor body armor doesn't have to be super heavy, awkward, and uncomfortable.
4 Questions To Ask When Buying Level 3 Armor | Pros & Cons of Level 3A Vs. Level 3 Body Armor

4 Questions To Ask When Buying Level 3 Armor | Pros & Cons of Level 3A Vs. Level 3 Body Armor

My goal for today is for you to leave this blog in 10 min understanding why threat levels are just as important as weight and comfort
Level III Vs. Level III+ Body Armor | What's the Difference?

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

ShotStop® Level III+ body armor will make light work of any AR-15, hunting rifle, or AR-style pistol that police can run into on the streets. Hopefully, this blog sheds some light on why Level III+ armor is so important and why you should buy it instead of a Level III plate. 
Level III vs Level IIIA Body Armor | What's The Difference?

Level III vs Level IIIA Body Armor | What's The Difference?

LEOs wear level/Type IIIA and Level/ in both civilian and federal government forces. Level IIIA armor is going to stop every handgun caliber round up to a .44 Magnum. 
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

 

Level III vs Level IV Body Armor | Ultimate guide To Understanding Body Armor

Level III vs Level IV Body Armor | Ultimate guide To Understanding Body Armor

Level/Type III Body Armor The Level III conditioned armor is...