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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

From now until November 28th, 2021, we're offering 15% off on all body armor plates in our inventory. 

Use the Promo Code: blackfriday at checkout to receive up to $215 off on a set of Duritium® ballistic plates. 

This is your chance to save hundreds of dollars on the best NIJ-Listed lightweight Level III and Level IV body armor. 

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...

Top 3 Ballistic Plates for Border Patrol Agents

Top 3 Ballistic Plates for Border Patrol Agents

Carrying 2.9 lbs per plate for a Level III will allow you to use your speed and mobility without losing your high level protection. It’s like having your cake and eating it too. 
Top 3 Body Armor Plates for Police Officers

Top 3 Body Armor Plates for Police Officers

We have 3 specific body armor plates that are NIJ-Listed at Level III that will work perfectly in law enforcement.
Top 5 Reasons To Wear ShotStop® Level III Body Armor

Top 5 Reasons To Wear ShotStop® Level III Body Armor

Many first responders are starting to realize that wearing the...

Ultimate Level 4 Body Armor Q&A

Ultimate Level 4 Body Armor Q&A

If you’re looking for the lightest, thinnest, and most durable body armor on the planet, ShotStop® is your answer. If you’re interested in learning more about our Level IV body armor, please contact us at sales@shotstop.com
Why Every Officer Wear Level III Armor

Why Every Officer Wear Level III Armor

Most of the press and media coverage is centered around...

Level 4 Body Armor | Why Police Need More Protection

Level 4 Body Armor | Why Police Need More Protection

As a company that specializes in providing ballistic protection to...

Ambushes of Police: DOJ Guide For LEOs

Ambushes of Police: DOJ Guide For LEOs

Ambushes of Police: Environment, Incident Dynamics, and the Aftermath of...