CAG4S17 Level IV Stand Alone Hard Armor Plates
Seeing is believing. Check out this video that shows a CAG Level IV Stand Alone Hard Armor Plate 4S17 (NIJ 06 Certified) withstanding a .30-06 Springfield M2 Winchester round fired by a M1A SOCOM 16 rifle at 2,780 feet/sec.
CAG Level IIIA Soft Armor Insert
Watch a CAG Level IIIA Soft Armor Insert (NIJ 06 Certified) handily stop a 44 Remington Magnum bullet fired by a Smith and Wesson Model 29 handgun from only 20 yards away. Protection you can count on.
CAG Rail Installation
CoorsTek - A Brief History
CoorsTek is a global leader in technical ceramics manufacturing. Our long history has given us the expertise and capacity to produce quality components for nearly every industry.
Protecting our Protectors in Law Enforcement
Today law enforcement women and men face many new threats. DuPont™ Kevlar® continues to protect our protectors, honoring those who put themselves in the line of duty every day.
Technical Ceramics by Saint-Gobain
Industrial applications for technical ceramics are constantly expanding. Learn more about Saint-Gobain's role in this.
Ballistic Resistant Body Armor: A Guide to Proper Fit, Wear, and Care
This is a guide to help law enforcement officers select, wear and care for body armor. The video walks officers through the process of getting measured for proper fit and gives tips on how to clean and store body armor.
Officer Kyle Russel - Saved by His Vest
Officer Kyle Russel was wearing his body armor the day he was shot in the chest by a driver he stopped on I-395 near Washington, DC. He says the vest saved his life and he urges all law enforcement officers to wear their vests on every shift.
Ballistic Resistant Body Armor: Procurement
When it comes to saving an officer's life, nobody can hold back. NIJ and the NIJ Compliance Testing Program have created a video that can help procurement officials find the right vest for the right officer.
A School Resource Officer Talks About Female Body Armor (Teresa Holland)
Deputy Teresa Holland, a school resource officer (SRO) from the Frederick County Sheriff's Office in Frederick, Maryland discusses proper fit for female body armor.
Ballistic Resistant Body Armor: Officer
Law Enforcement officers need proper equipment when they go to work. NIJ and the NIJ Compliance Testing Program work together to ensure that body armor standards help officers do their jobs. A new video is available for officers.
Officer Can't Imagine Not Wearing His Body Armor (Bryan Bittenmaster)
Deputy Bryan Bittenmaster from the Frederick County Sheriff's Office in Frederick, Maryland talks about the importance of wearing body armor every day on the job.
Female Body Armor: Proper Fit Takes Precedence
The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) writes the Ballistic Resistance to Body Armor Standard with input from various constituencies. Lt. Brandi Adamchik, U.S. Park Police, is a member of NIJ's Special Technical Committee and a participant in a focus group on women's body armor issues. She discusses the importance of proper fit for female officers.
Honeywell Spectra Ballistic Materials
Military and law enforcement personnel rely on Honeywell Spectra Ballistic Materials to help protect them from the many ballistic threats they enounter on duty. This video showcases the stopping power of Spectra composite materials in body armor applications.
5 Things You Don't Know About: Body Armor
From the clunky start to kevlar to DARPA's new attempts to build an "Iron Man" suit for the Army, body armor changes how war is fought.
How a Navy SEAL sets up his Body Armor
Here at Tactical Rifleman we want to give experts and amateurs alike different points of views regarding shooting, moving, weapons, and tactics from different members of our elite military units.
Setting up your plate carrier for real combat: Afghan Deployment
In this video I go over my plate carrier setup I wore for two tours in Afghanistan. To include medical SOPs for IFAK, dragging a casualty and thoughts on how much ammo, water, etc. to carry.
How Carbon Nanotubes Will Change the World
The Carbon Nanotube Revolution
Kevlar® XP and XD for Soft Body Armor
Kevlar® XP and XD Technologies for high level protection with high level comfort for military and police officers.
The Kevlar® Journey, Top To Bottom
From 34 million miles above us to several miles below the earth's surface and every point in-between, you're going to see the wide and extraordinary applications of DuPont™ Kevlar® advanced performance and protection. With Kevlar® inside, you can dare bigger.
Get The Facts - Dyneema® Force Multiplier Technology
Take a closer look into Dyneema® Force Multiplier Technology and get the facts.
Dyneema® Multi-threat level protection
Multi-threat protection body armor made with Dyneema® Anti Stab Technology and Dyneema® Soft Ballistics delivers next generation high performance stab and ballistic protection at a lighter weight, with unmatched flexibility and comfort that meets the current and future needs of law enforcement officers and military personnel engaged in urban operations.