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Military Defense News: South Korea's Liquid Body Armor Scandal

Had the military not stopped this shady deal, 300,000 troops would have received faulty vests

In 2007, the South Korean military became seduced by liquid armor, a new technology which promised to save soldiers from North Korean bullets. 407 more words

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Donations Brings In Nearly $35,000 For K-9 Bullet Proof Vests

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FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – The Fort Worth Police Department has eleven K-9 units, but didn’t have one bullet proof vest for any of the dogs. 126 more words


Kevlar Inventor, a Woman!

If you’ve ever worn a helmet, skied, or driven on a suspension bridge, then you’ve experienced the work of Stephanie Kwolek, who invented Kevlar. Kwolek was always interested in fibers from a young age. 135 more words


Penetration & Power - An experiment.

Whatever happens in life don’t get pulled into the caliber debate. Anyone with a brain will should be able to understand that there is no caliber that is “the best”. 616 more words

A couple of readers have asked me about the super slim wood case I’ve had on my iPhone in photos accompanying recent reviews. The case is Minnesota-based… 544 more words


N.B. teachers need Kevlar to protect them from the students, and other reasons to fear for higher education

1. New Brunswick teachers resort to Kevlar clothing

The head of the New Brunswick Teachers Association says violence is so frequent and severe in the classroom that teachers are being forced to wear protective Kevlar clothing. 404 more words

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