Personal Defense: What’s More Important, Body Armor or a Helmet?

Like most red-blooded American boys from Generation X, I was first introduced to the concept of personal body armor by my father. I was nine years old and my dad drove us to the local sporting goods store to buy an athletic supporter and cup so I could start Little League baseball the following week. […]

Is the Body Armor Market Every Going to See Growth Like Suppressors?

The biggest challenge for the civilian body armor industry is the value proposition. We love guns. Everyone in the OSD crew has at least one set of fancy plates. But when we’re talking to newbies, plates are so far down the priority list of what to buy that it doesn’t even come up. You need […]