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What is NIJ Certification?

Understanding NIJ Armor Standards From Armored Republic
Most every field of interest is shrouded in layers of mysterious jargon. As a non-avid knitter, for example, I’d be lost trying to navigate a site full of “Double Pointed Needles” or “Destash.” And the knitting community knows this: Upon ...

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Veritas Plate Carrier

When selecting body armor, there are as many different types of carriers as there are options for the armor itself. Our AR500 Armor Veritas is simple yet rugged plate carrier that provides enough real-estate to carry the essentials or the ability to create a full-size rig. 

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Firebird Armored Backpack

If you've been considering body armor but want something more discreet than a plate carrier, something that can fit seamlessly into your everyday life, then you should take a look at our different concealable armor options, including the Firebird ...

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Never Pull A Rope Again

Anyone who has spent time on a square range knows there need to be periodic ceasefires in order to check and patch or replace targets. If you’re on your own range, it’s easy but time consuming. On a public range, the periodic halts can throw your training off. If you’ve ever shot in competitions, you know that resetting and patching targets is a contributor to match length.

What if there were an easier way to shoot and reset targets?

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NY Gov Cuomo Latest Gun Grab

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Governor Cuomo is at it again. Invoking emergency powers given him during the pandemic, the governor has declared a "gun violence disaster emergency" as he seeks, in our opinion, to remedy a reputation hit by his dreadful mishandling of COVID (esp ...

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Tourniquets Can Save Your Life

In a medical emergency, seconds count, especially in cases of extreme bleeding from a leg or arm injury. When direct pressure or other measures can’t stop the bleeding, a tourniquet might be the item you need. 

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