Latest Ballistic vest Stories

2010-09-28 23:47:00

PHOENIX, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- D-Back Acquisition Co., parent company of Diamondback Tactical, announced today that it has acquired the assets of First Choice Armor & Equipment, Inc.

2010-09-07 07:00:00

POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Point Blank Solutions, Inc.

2010-09-01 14:43:03

Providing body armor to all law enforcement officers in the United States would provide enough benefit to justify the cost.

2010-08-30 15:00:00

POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Point Blank Solutions, Inc.

2010-08-04 09:00:00


2010-06-22 09:00:00

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that its Spectra Shield® and Gold Shield® materials will provide bullet-resistance to body armor for Indian paramilitary and police forces. As part of a contract awarded by India's Ministry of Home Affairs to MKU Pvt.

2010-06-03 08:07:00

COLUMBUS, Ga., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- DRIFIRE, leading manufacturer of comfortable flame resistant (FR) clothing and law enforcement apparel, received high ratings in a recent wear test conducted with law enforcement officials at a Delaware police department.

2010-04-07 09:10:27

Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a new way to shape ceramics using a modest electric field, making the process significantly more energy efficient.

2010-03-23 07:20:00

SPINDALE, N.C., March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- First Choice Armor is pleased to announce the NIJ 0101.06 certification of its latest Synergy(TM) Series of soft, flexible, high-performance, lightweight body armor.

2009-11-13 07:05:00

ARNHEM, The Netherlands, November 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Teijin Aramid will be exhibiting at the Milipol Trade Fair in Paris from November 17-20, 2009 on booth 11E 068.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.