Archive for the ‘Baliistic Protection’ Category

blunt trauma on body armour: the bullet energy can kill you

most people believe that the job of the body armour is to stop the bullet…..extremely wrong….you can die because of the blunt trauma, the energy of the bullet is a killer most of the time….even if the bullet is stopped…

the job of a good bulletproof vest is to stop the bullet and disperse the energy of the impact the fastest way possible on the fastest surface possible, to avoid a destructive impact on key organs

this video shows a simple way how is it possible and what the theory is about: sels explanatory


Compactor Heavy Duty to protect body armour during storage – Distributors Wanted

the revolutionary compactor, to organize and save space with clothing and all kind of protective apparel.

For body armour, Compactor will help to protect bulletproof vests from the sun, dust and humidity, key elements to maintain the protection level when body is not in service or has not been delivered yet.

As everyone knows, it is critical for the ballistic pack and cover of any bulletproof jacket to be protected from Humidity otherwise ballistic performance can be reduced an important way.

Compactor Heavy Duty: Ref RAN 4420

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Compactor Heavy Duty is the perfect storage solution, providing protection from dust, humidity, moths, etc… Compression by sucking the air out reduces the volume by up to 75%, and the resulting vacuum creates perfect storage conditions.

250 g woven ultra resistant PE with reinforced corners in leather look, internal bag made of nylon/PE

H 40 x W 65 x D 65 cm, 425 litres capacity,

Khaki Green color.

demo video

Manual Vaccum Pump:: Ref: 3697
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Manual vacuum pump for Compator Storage System with flexible pipe
Electrical Vaccum Pump:: Ref: 4239
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Electric vacuum pump for Compactor Storage System with flexible pipe

400 W, includes 3 internation power adapters (European, America, Chinese)

Distributors wanted worlwide: contact


Polytenex Armor Panels test conducted by Samson Operations on Vimeo

Belgium Armor Technology and BMG Armor Research Philippines Polytenex Armor Panels (Low Cost, water resistant and Light weight panel) test conducted by Samson Operations CEO Jon Shenkin at Mountain View Firing Range in Angeles City, Pampanga

Spanish National Police to buy bulletproof vests by november 2012

Spanish Police has finally issued a first tender to purchase concealable body armour for a value of over 7 millions euros.

The deadline of the tender is scheduled for November 8th 2012


Aramid sewing yarns

Aramid sewing yarns or threads are commonly used for stitching aramid fabric layers together.

It gives a stronger stitching. Main applications are body armour to stitch to reinforce unions between different layers and make a strong panel.

example of aramid yarn for stitching


Spanish National Police announces they will distribute over 20.500 concealable body armor

the spanish national police has announced today they will purchase and give around 20.500 concealable ballistic protective vest in the next 2 years.

the budget established is around 9.6 millions euros

see original link: police announcement

published by David Ducos

Policía Nacional distribuirá en los próximos cuatro años 20.500 chalecos antibalas internos

Según informa hoy la Policía Nacional Española, se invertirán 9.676.000 euros para la adquisición de este material de protección del que se repartirán 211 unidades este año y otros 6.763 ejemplares de forma anual hasta 2015.

El chaleco antibala, que cubrirá el pecho, la espalda y los costados y que tendrá un modelo específico para mujeres y tallas especiales, será sometido a distintas pruebas y ensayos para medir su peso, espesor y flexibilidad y tendrá una vida útil de diez años como mínimo en condiciones normales.