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2009-08-31 13:59:00

POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Point Blank Solutions, Inc.

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2009-08-26 12:30:00

Using numerical hydrodynamic computer simulations along with University of Rochester colleague Eric Blackman, have discovered that nonlethal blasts can induce enough skull flexure to generate potentially damaging loads in the brain, even without direct head impact.

2009-08-13 07:00:00

POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Aug. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Point Blank Solutions, Inc. ("PBSI", Pink Sheets: PBSO), a leader in the field of protective body armor, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Point Blank Body Armor, Inc.

2009-08-06 11:32:00

SPINDALE, N.C., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- First Choice was founded with a view towards ensuring the safety and well-being of law enforcement and military personnel.

2009-08-05 17:58:00

SPINDALE, N.C., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- First Choice was founded with a view towards ensuring the safety and well-being of law enforcement and military personnel.

2009-07-28 07:30:00

POMPANO BEACH, Fla., July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Point Blank Solutions, Inc.

2009-07-14 07:30:00

POMPANO BEACH, Fla., July 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Point Blank Solutions, Inc.

2009-06-30 07:30:00

SPINDALE, N.C., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Thanks to a ballistic-resistant vest manufactured by First Choice Armor, North Kingstown, RI Officer Travis Maiato suffered only minor injuries after being shot in the back on the morning of May 17, 2009.

2009-06-29 09:00:00

Engineers at the University of Leeds are working on a new type of body armour made from cement.

2009-06-24 09:00:00

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J., June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that it has introduced a new Gold Shield(R) ballistic material with improved ability to stop bullets and fragments in military and police armor applications. The new ballistic material, Honeywell Gold Shield GN-2117, has demonstrated up to a 10 percent weight reduction when compared to Honeywell's traditional Gold Flex(R) material, which is also used in soft armor applications.


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