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Level 3A vs 3 vs 4 Body Armor | Guide to Body Armor Levels

TL;DR If you want to stop standard handgun bullets: Level 3A body armor If you want to stop assault rifle bullets: Level 3 body armor If you want to stop high caliber armor penetrating bullets: Level 4 body armor Note: Atomic Defense Level 3A body armor also protects against 12 gauge slugs and buckshot

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Top 3 Types of Ballistic Helmets

Top 3 Types of Ballistic Helmets and the Right One for You   A ballistic helmet is bulletproof body armor for civilian and armed forces in high-stress combat areas. These helmets are meant to protect the skull, as any injury to the area can be lethal one. When you are looking to purchase a ballistic helmet, you should not compromise on any factor. Including helmets that do not comply with NIJ standards. You will find many brands and types of ballistic helmets in the market with each type designed to be fit for a specific situation. Let’s see some of the best ballistic helmets and acknowledge different factors that make them a good choice in the market.    Fast Style...

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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 mind for 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 as...

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