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MERET unveils new Ballistic Armored Protection Backpacks for commuters and first responders

SANTA ANA, Calif., — This week MERET unveiled a new innovative product line of M4L Ballistic Armor Protection Backpacks for commuters and first responders. These products arrive after a number of recent active shooter and terrorist attacks across the globe have heightened the need for greater personal safety for travelers, and first responders arriving to aid the injured. “The world has changed. So we’ve updated ou ... More

Morgan Advanced Materials Introduces Buoyant Lightweight Rifle Plate

(Jan 2015) - Morgan Advanced Materials’ Composites and Defence Systems business has introduced a buoyant, lightweight rifle plate insert for military and security personnel which is capable of stopping 7.62mm rifle ammunition yet is still less than 1kg in weight. The new 20mm-thick rifle plate is manufactured from ultra-lightweight, ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene hybrid composite materials which have been designed ... More

Point Blank Enterprises Unveils Revolutionary Alpha Elite Series Ballistic System at IACP 2013

New ballistic package represents the single greatest breakthrough in body armor science and design, exceeding requirements for Special Operations, Military and Law Enforcement personnel Pompano Beach, Fl. – Point Blank Enterprises (“PBE”), the worldwide leader in the production of soft body armor and related protective solutions, today announced the introduction of the first-of-its-kind Alpha EliteTM Series ballistic s ... More

Point Blank Enterprises Announces New GSA Advantage! Schedule for its Core Brands, including Point Blank Body Armor, PA ...

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. -- Point Blank Enterprises ("PBE"), the worldwide leader in the production of soft body armor and related protective solutions, today announced that the company's U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule is now publicly available online through the GSA Advantage!® website. Under contract number GS-07F-9029D, Point Blank Enterprises has been approved to sell to government agencies ... More

‘Nutshellz’ designed to prevent injuries, protect manhood

As sensitive as the subject might be for some people, it’s often front and center for warriors in the middle of the fight. The topic? Protecting the groin area in combat. Yesterday’s, ABC 10 News from San Diego highlighted a new groin shield developed by former Marine, Jeremiah Raber. The new protector, dubbed “Nutshellz”, is made from Dyneema, a compound often found in high-test ropes already us ... More

GT Distributors Named No. 1 Law Enforcement Dealer for Sig Sauer

AUSTIN, Texas — America’s public safety specialists for 40 years, GT Distributors Inc announces it has been named as the No. 1 Law Enforcement Dealer for Sig Sauer® in the United States for 2012. GT Distributors received the honored designation for its leadership and excellence in representing the Sig Sauer brand. Sig Sauer’s world-renowned firearms are the weapons of choice for many premier global milit ... More

Elmon Releases New Protection Level IIIA Bulletproof Vest

  Elmon has announced the release of the new PD7A model bulletproof vest. The vest has a protection level of IIIA, a new technologically advanced ballistic concept, and has five certificates to its name, which should help it stand out in the international market. By combining classic and tested IIIA per NIJ 0101.04 ballistic solutions to new even more elaborated challenges, such as Tokarev high velocity FMJ, Makarov steel core ... More