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Top 5 Ballistic Helmets

Best Ballistic Helmets Ballistic helmets are important body armor for anyone involved in conflict or combat areas. They protect the head which is the most sensitive part of your body. Any injury to the head could kill someone at an instant. Bullets to the head are fatal more often than not. Whenever you are looking for a ballistic helmet, you are seeking for nothing but the best among them. You do not want to be taking chances with your life. There are several types and brands of ballistic helmets on the market. Each type is designed to be suitable for a particular situation. In the sections below, we are going to explore five of the best ballistic helmets. We aim...

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Bulletproof Vest Vs Plate Carrier

Body armor: Bulletproof Vest Vs Plate Carrier Bulletproof vests are what comes to the minds of many people whenever body armor is mentioned. Body armor encompasses all wear that protects you against ballistic threats. Also, specifics surrounding bulletproof vests and plate carriers are quite confusing for some people. Plate carriers, as the name suggests, are ordinary fabric vests used to carry armor plates. The vests are usually lined with an aramid material, and have pockets at the front and at the back were armor plates go in. In this case, the armor plates are the one offering protection. In the case of bulletproof vests, they offer protection on their own. These vests are made of high tensile soft material such...

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Best Bulletproof Vest Under $1000

Top 5 Bulletproof Vests Under $1000 Bulletproof vests are increasingly becoming a necessity of many people across the world. Terrorism has become a threat in all countries, as opposed to some decades ago when it was believed to only exist in a few countries. Unfortunate incidences of mass shootings in public places and schools have become rampant, and many parents are growing weary of sending their children to schools. Since they have no choice, many are opting to equip them with bulletproof vests and other kinds of body armor. In the sections below, we are going to explore the top 5 bulletproof vests under $1000. While $1000 cannot be said to be little money, anything below that is considerably affordable...

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The Prices of Bulletproof Vests

The Prices of Bulletproof Vests: Why Do They Cost the Much They Do? Bulletproof vests and other kinds of body armor come with specific prices tags depending on their protective levels. Obviously, you don't expect bulletproof vests to have prices anywhere close to those of your typical clothing. A lot of research, development, and testing has gone behind creating the materials used to make body armor. The bulletproof vests on Atomic Defense are inspected and certified as up to standards and effective. They are worth every single cent of the price attached to them. Despite this realization, many people cannot help wonder what is the rationale behind the pricing of bulletproof vests. Bulletproof vests are a significant investment, and it...

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Kevlar vs Steel vs PE Body Armor

Kevlar vs Steel vs PE (Polyethylene) Body Armor Kevlar, steel and Polyethylene (PE) are the most used materials in the manufacture of body armor. Kevlar is mainly used to make soft body armor, while steel and Polyethylene are used to make hard body armor. Kevlar has revolutionized the development and manufacture of body armor. Body armor before the introduction of Kevlar was bulky and rather uncomfortable to wear. Kevlar is way lighter and is said to be up to five times harder and stronger than steel. PE (Polyethylene) body armor comes in as some middle ground between Kevlar and steel body armor. While it not as lightweight as Kevlar, it is a lot lighter than steel. PE is a thermoplastic...

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