Navy PRU-70/P22P-18 (V) Aircrewman’s Armored Survival Vest

Tuesday January 10th, 2023 admin

Navy helicopter and non-fighter aircraft personnel are in the process of receiving new armored survival vests. The vests, developed at the Naval Air Systems Command, replace bulky, two-sizes fits all configurations that did not win raves by crews. Users said that they did not like the weight, heat and other […]

American Body Armor GS3AF-1 III-A Body Armor

Saturday December 31st, 2022 admin

(official description acquired) Brand American Body Armor and Equipment, Inc. Item Name Body Armor Color/Size Black, 36RR (front carrier); 34CR (back carrier) Part Number GS3AF-1 Date 1998 (label) Reference Link (acquired)

Crye Precision Groin Protection System

Friday September 23rd, 2022 admin

(Description copied from official catalog, 2014 ver.) The Groin Protection System (GPS™) provides groin, peritoneal, femoral, and lower back protection without restricting mobility. Peritoneal protection stores flat until needed. Brand Crye Precision Item Name Groin Protection System Color Multicam Date 2012 Reference Link http://www.fbodaily.com/archive/2012/04-April/29-Apr-2012/FBO-02734108.htm   Size-PN-NSN Sheet Size Part Number […]

MSA ACH TC2001 Helmet, Tan, 3 Holes

Sunday August 14th, 2022 admin

Brand MSA Item Name TC2001 Helmet Color/Size/Predrill Holes/Pad Set Tan / Large / 3 Holes / 6 Pads Part Number 300393A Date 2002 MCN 8470-01-G01-0339 NSN 5895-01-492-8834 Assign Date 2001-12-14 Reference Link https://media.msanet.com/www/PDFs/MSAFrontLine/CatalogPDFs/ACH.pdf

OPS-Core FAST XP High Cut Ballistic Helmet, Tan

Thursday August 11th, 2022 admin

(Description copied from archived official webstore.) Features & Specifications FAST XP (Formally FAST Ballistic High Cut) High cut shell made of a hybrid composite of carbon, unidirectional polyethylene, and woven aramid. Raised ear cut allows for integration with communications headsets. Features an Ops-Core Skeleton Shroud for universal compatibility with most […]

Marine Full Spectrum Battle Equipment (FSBE), Coyote Brown

Wednesday July 27th, 2022 admin

Full Spectrum Battle Equipment (FSBE) Overview Full Spectrum Battle Equipment (FSBE) reduces the component weight, provides a single point of release mechanism, and has an integrated breathing and flotation system. FSBE replaces the Close Quarters Battle Equipment (CQBE) Assault Vest System and the interim issue of FSBE in 2000. Features FSBE […]

Integrated Head Protection System, IHPS

Saturday July 9th, 2022 admin

The Integrated Head Protection System (IHPS) consisting of a retention system, suspension system, helmet cover, maxillofacial protective system, hearing protection, and NVD bracket. The IHPS provides improved fragmentation, ballistic, and impact protection while reducing weight and improving fit over the Advanced Combat Helmet (ACH) and the Enhanced Combat Helmet (ECH). […]

Army Blast Pelvic Protector

Wednesday May 25th, 2022 admin

(description copied from item label) Provides protection from fragmentation or lesser threats. This item does not protect against knives or sharp objects.     BPP is a part of Soldier Protection System (SPS)   Stock Number Reference: Blast Pelvic Protector Size-NSN sheet Size NSN Assign Date X-Small 8470-01-676-9281 2018-11-20 Small […]

Paraclete Hard Plate Carrier, GACK, Coyote Brown

Friday May 13th, 2022 admin

Guardian Angel Carrying Kit (GACK) (Description copied from official webstore, 2005) Carrier will accept all Paraclete and MOLLE compatible pouches. It is designed to carry a single ballistic Hard Plate in the front and a single hard plate in the back. Brand Paraclete Item Name Hard Plate Carrier, GACK Color/Size […]

AWS Direct Action (DA) Plate Carrier Vest, Woodland (2000s)

Saturday March 12th, 2022 admin

(Description copied from SpecWarGear.com) This is the famous Army Special Force Direct Action Trauma Armor. Very similar to the RAV armor, but without the cut-away system and the PALS system. Features: Woodland camo. Velcro attached modular pouches, zip-on back panel, external light stick holder at the elastic side strap, adjustable […]

Paraclete Releasable Assault Vest Packages, Smoke Green

Thursday February 10th, 2022 admin

Releasable Assault Vest (RAV) Packages (description copied from official webstore, 2005 version.) In early 2000 we at Paraclete learned of a tragedy that had occurred involving several servicemen who drowned after the helicopter they were riding in crashed into the sea. These servicemen were wearing fully loaded armor vests and […]