How to Choose the Best Hard Armor Vests

The primary purpose of hard armor is to protect the body against bullets. The most common types are polyethylene and steel. These materials are both extremely dense and thick. As a result, they provide maximum protection while remaining surprisingly light. Depending on the situation, hard plate can be very effective as well as lightweight, but there are some disadvantages to this type of armor. Read on to learn about the best options available for your needs. Here are some tips to help you choose the best hard armor. Continue reading How to Choose the Best Hard Armor Vests

Protect Yourself With a Corrguard Vest or Quadrelease Plate Carrier

Hard armor is the thickest type of body armor, and is never worn as a concealable vest. It is also bulky and leaves weird “printing” lines on clothing. This means that people are always going to notice you wearing the armor underneath your shirt. However, street cops aren’t concerned with this, as they are more interested in detecting small weapons such as a knife. But in combat, people wear hard armor because they expect to face down rifles such as AK-47s and other large-caliber guns. Continue reading Protect Yourself With a Corrguard Vest or Quadrelease Plate Carrier