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"Shield Guy" Blog
"Shield Guy" Blog
|Posted on April 6, 2016 at 2:00 PM||comments (0)|
Word on the street is the "Drug Seizure Program " money is back on . Stand by for more details. With new Grant Money next month and Budget Quotes , don`t delay on getting a Quote in now.
|Posted on March 3, 2016 at 1:55 PM||comments (0)|
Sebastian Fl. Police Department deploys (8) First Responder #2 ballistic shields for their patrol level Sargent's. At 19x32 with (3a) stopping power these shields offer a little more coverage from pistol and shotgun rounds to officers on patrol.
|Posted on December 13, 2015 at 2:55 PM||comments (0)|
Ballistic Values are the proper interpretation of all testing standards, materials , and equipment used to defend against incoming rounds. The truth is most materials used by this industry are pretty standard , Arimad, Polyethylene, Glass, Lexand, Ceramics, Hardened Steel, and Fiberglass. With the number of layers and thickness playing the primary roll in managing the threat . All of these materials have their strengths and weaknesses. For instance the fabrics ( Arimad and Polyethylene ) are ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 17, 2015 at 10:30 PM||comments (0)|
I get asked a lot , will NIJ Level 3 ( UL Level 5 ) Ballistic Glass stop the Green tip M855 (5.56) round. My answer is Yes , but let me explain how I arrived at that answer. In the field I`ve never seen this round penetrate this level of glass glad poly carbonate. With that said , I`ve seen the M855 bounce off Mil. Spec. 46-A- 100 (.250) hardened steel plate shot from a 1in9 16" barrel , only to see it penetrated with XM 193 (ball) ammo shot from a 1in7 20" barrel . When we chanced the M-16 (...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 12, 2015 at 6:05 PM||comments (0)|
V.B.C releases it`s latest offering in the "Active Shooter Line-up" . The B.E.S.T (Ballistic Standard Threat Shield). The shields 16x28 foot print mirror`s the yield of the "First Responder" and the "Active Shooter" shields in a effort to hold down cost , but offer more options in regard to shape and function. It`s a great shield and it will be offered in both NIJ Level 3a and 3.