Are Kevlar army helmets bulletproof?

Answer The advanced combat helmet employed by the U.S. Army is rated to provide protection against a 9mm, 124 grain, full metal jacket round traveling at a speed of 1,450 feet per second. Soldiers credit ... Read More »

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Why is Kevlar used in bulletproof vests?

Kevlar is a very strong polymer fiber that is used to augment or serve as bullet-resistant material. While Kevlar material is strong and used in bulletproof vests, it is a common misconception that... Read More »

Steel Vs. Kevlar Helmets?

Helmets play an important role in personal protection for many purposes, including military combat. Usually made of a lightweight but extremely durable material, it provides the user with protectio... Read More »

Does the USCAV.COM sell U.S Army PT t-shirt Army PT shorts Army PT pants Army PT jacket?

I don't know whether they sell Army pt shirts, pants, etc., but I did come across a cool store called SoldierCity which sells Army training clothes. Me and my boyfriend just got a couple of pairs o... Read More »

Do Marines have to pay for their own Kevlar?

Marines are issued gear and do not need to purchase their own. While some Marines do purchase more gear, it is discouraged because the third-party products have not been tested and approved by the ... Read More »