Category Archives: Tactical Products Know-How

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When the Going Gets Tough, Know The Types of Tourniquets

In the fast-paced world of tactical and emergency work, being prepared is not just a talking point; it’s a necessity. Imagine you’re in that situation – maybe a combat zone or a severe accident scene. Maybe you’re a cop, EMT, or just a prepared citizen. Injuries, unfortunately are part of the deal. That’s where tourniquets[…]

Breaking Down the Parts of a Tourniquet for Better First Aid Skills

Taking a closer look at tactical and emergency gear, we focus on an important but sometimes overlooked detail: the parts of a tourniquet. It’s important to understand these parts well, as they play a major role in saving lives during emergencies. The parts of a tourniquet are the backbone of any efficient tourniquet system, and[…]

 How Does a Rifle Scope Work?

Rifle scopes can be either a significant upgrade or huge detractor for shooters depending on their situation, rifle setup, and scope. When it comes to hunting this can mean the difference between filling your tag, or going home empty handed. In a tactical situation though, it can be life or death. Whatever type of shooting[…]

How To Choose The Perfect AR-15 Rifle Scope

The AR-15 rifle is a lightweight, gas-operated, and magazine-fed firearm that has established itself as one of the most popular rifles worldwide. Right alongside the popular firearm is generally some sort of AR15 scope or optic, which allows the AR15 to be a jack of all trades and master of many. At this point its[…]

What are SAPI Plates? AKA Small Arms Protective Inserts

The Small Arms Protective Insert (SAPI) is a body armor system that was issued to U.S. military personnel to provide protection against small arms fire. It was introduced in 1999 and served as military protective gear until it was replaced by the Enhanced Small Arms Protective Insert (ESAPI) in 2005, and later by the X-Small[…]

What Are Magazine Pouches?

In dynamic tactical situations having immediate and reliable access to all necessary gear is a priority, I mean if you can’t get to your gear quickly leave it at home and save yourself some weight. Tactical vests and plate carriers are indispensable piece of kit for any operator and thought should go into how it[…]

The Evolution and Purpose of Tactical Battle Belts

Alright, you have your plate carrier, ballistic helmet, backpack, tricked out rifle, you’re good to go, right? Before we head down back to the basement for more larping you’re forgetting another important piece of gear, a battle belt. Battle belts are designed to seamlessly integrate with other tools to provide quick access and organization. Tactical[…]

Crafting Defense & Exploring How Body Armor is Made

Body armor has saved many lives and prevented countless tragedies over the course of its use. Simple plate armor worn by knights in the Middle Ages involved a complex process of metallurgy and was then heated and hammered into shape. Today’s processes for making modern armor can be somewhat mysterious, with proprietary manufacturing, ITAR regulations,[…]

What Body Armor Weight Is Right For Me?

When it comes to selecting body armor many factors need to be considered to ensure it meets your unique safety needs. The protection level, durability, and fit of the armor are among the most crucial considerations. However, one aspect that gets overlooked from time to time, but plays a significant role in the selection process[…]