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.   Stock Number Reference: Blast Pelvic Protector Size-NSN sheet Size NSN Assign Date X-Small 8470-01-676-9281 2018-11-20 Small 8470-01-645-1014 2005-06-03 Medium 8470-01-645-1015 2005-06-03 Large 8470-01-645-1016 2005-06-03 X-Large 8470-01-645-1017 2005-06-03 […]

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 […]

ILC Dover Integrated Ballistic Helmet IBH

Friday October 29th, 2021 admin

(content copied from The Design and Development of the Integrated Ballistic Helmet(IBH)) The Integrated Ballistic Helmet was built by ILC Dover in 1995 to 1996, designed to meet numerous stringent requirements for several user communities. USSOCOM performed a survey of various users and developed a specification that met the users […]

Small Arms Protective Plate SAPI

Wednesday July 14th, 2021 admin

Stock Number Reference: Insert, Small Arms Protective Assign Date: 2002-06-06 Size-NSN Sheet Size NSN X-Small 8470-01-497-8701 Small 8470-01-497-8709 Medium 8470-01-497-8710 Large 8470-01-497-8712 X-Large 8470-01-497-8714

Marine Close Quarters Battle Equipment Assault Vest System (CQBE AVS)

Monday September 21st, 2020 admin

Assault Vest System P/N: Z431101 NSN: 8470-01-439-3072 Assign Date: 1996-12-04 The Assault Vest System (AVS) provides the individual Marine with ballistic protection and/or load bearing capabilities necessary for conducting Close Quarters Battle (CQB) missions. The AVS is comprised of three major items. These items are the Assault Body Armor, Ballistic […]

AFH-1 Helicopter Helmet (1968)

Saturday June 8th, 2019 admin

In 1962 the Army began developing an improved version of the APH-5. Combat experience in Vietnam led the Army to develop a flight helmet with better ballistic protection. Introduced in 1965, the new Anti-fragmentation Flight Helmet, or AFH-1, was fielded. Whereas the APH-5 was standard issue throughout the Army, the […]