Soft Armor and Range Belts

Soft armor is designed to minimize the penetration power of a projectile by dissipating its spinning motion. Its advantages include its low cost and flexibility. Hard armor is primarily made of metal, while soft armor uses fibers that are woven together tightly. In addition, soft armor is less bulky than hard armor. This article will…

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Choosing Between Soft and Hard Backpack Armor

A hybrid soft armor is a great choice for anyone who wants maximum protection and weight efficiency. It is made from industry-leading materials such as Honeywell Spectra Shield(r) and Gold Shield(r) ballistic fabrics, while remaining ultra-thin and lightweight. A piece of this type of body armor is only 0.25 inches thick, and weighs a mere…

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The Difference Between Soft and Hard Backpack Armour

The evolution of firearms and cannons has changed the way that armor has protected people for centuries. Bullets travel at such high speeds that they can penetrate thin layers of metal. Consequently, thicker armor materials become too heavy and cumbersome. This is when soft body armour was developed. The modern version of soft body armour…

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