I saw today that Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) says he is planning to introduce legislation that would require FBI background checks for civilians to purchase body armor. I read it three times thinking I must have misread something. After all why would anyone want to make illegal a purely defensive tool? Well, apparently Sen. Chuch Schumer […]
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Due to the great demand by parents, university students, and professionals for “bulletproof backpack inserts,” I needed to know which ones to purchase for my kids so I set out to do a head to head comparison.
I always wear it to the gun range. I figure construction workers wear hard hats and shooters should consider body armor. In our Negligent Discharge Study, we found that 3.5% of negligent discharges take place at gun ranges.
Today Riley and Jacob talk about body armor and the options that are available on the market particularly for civilians. We will be talking with Russell Steed, President of Citizen Armor about some of the laws regarding body armor. Plus we’ll talk about some of the exciting technology that is hitting the market making body armor even […]
A number of organizations issue this to students or employees for their use in clearing or loading handguns. One item called the Academy Pad, has three holes to fit inside a standard loose leaf binder.