Skip to content

Body Armor Forums

  • Bulletproof Vest Buying Guide - Atomic Defense
    April 11, 2022

    Bulletproof Vest Buying Guide

    If you want to invest in a bulletproof vest, it is important to know the various styles and materials, each providing unique benefits. Each bulletproof vest offers multiple levels of protection, mobility and affordability. When buying a piece of body...

    Read now
  • Bulletproof Plate Carrier Buying Guide - Atomic Defense
    April 4, 2022

    Bulletproof Plate Carrier Buying Guide

    Bulletproof carriers remain an essential aspect for law enforcement, the military and more. They can easily be worn over clothing or under it if a wearer needs discreetness in addition to extra protection. Armor plates can be added to the...

    Read now
  • Guide to Setting up Your Plate Carrier - Atomic Defense
    March 28, 2022

    Guide to Setting up Your Plate Carrier

    People engaging in dangerous or combat-driven situations, especially police and military personnel, can benefit from wearing a plate carrier. Also known as tactical vests or MOLLE vests in the armed services, plate carriers offer protection to critical areas, including your heart...

    Read now
  • March 21, 2022

    What Is Dragon Skin Body Armor?

    Despite the sensational developments in materials and advancements in bullet proof vests over the past decade, a lingering question still pops up from time to time about a vest that originated when many current soldiers were still in diapers. What...

    Read now
  • How to Wear Body Armor - Atomic Defense
    March 14, 2022

    How to Wear Body Armor

    Body armor saves lives in the field every day — but it isn’t foolproof. Improper fit and usage can spell the difference between life and death in a critical situation. Here’s a brief guide on how to wear a bulletproof...

    Read now
  • February 17, 2022

    Interesting Facts About Body Armor

    The Origins Of Modern Bulletproof Vests Body armor in various guises has been used for thousands of years in military applications, but the development of materials that spawned the modern age of bulletproof vests, helmets, and more practical daily-use body...

    Read now
  • Top 10 Myths About Body Armor - Atomic Defense
    February 10, 2022

    Top 10 Myths About Body Armor

    Decisions around body armor have serious potential consequences. We’re talking about a tool that is meant to protect you or a loved one from fatal bodily harm. It’s also a significant financial investment, so you owe it to yourself (or...

    Read now
  • January 10, 2022

    ACH vs. ECH Helmets

    The U.S. Army gives each soldier a combat helmet that protects them in the field. Helmet designs continue to develop as the Army prioritizes advancement in all its equipment. The Enhanced Combat Helmet (ECH) is the current model. ECH replaced the Modular Integrated...

    Read now
  • Bulletproof Vests vs Stab Proof Vests - Atomic Defense
    June 10, 2021

    Bulletproof Vests vs Stab Proof Vests

    When dealing with body armor, it is important to know the difference between bulletproof and stab proof, as they both use different materials, have different characteristics and are suitable for different situations. 
    Read now