A Framework for Thinking About Gear Tactical gear is diverse, complicated, and in some cases…predatory (meaning some companies rely on consumer ignorance to peddle overseas or cheaply manufactured gear). Some of the […]
Review Posted: Ops Core NFMI Earplugs: High Tech Meets Traditional
Released in 2020, and in conjunction with the Ops Core AMP Communication Headset, the Near Field Magnetic Induction (NFMI) earplugs allow the end-user to have stand-alone, in-ear hearing protection or provides additional protection with the AMP headset.
Review Posted: Ops Core FAST XR Helmet: Advanced Protection for Those On the Line
Released in early 2022, the XR is one of the latest iterations in the FAST series of Ops-Core protective helmets. Intended to address the specific threats faced by overseas service members, the XR is tested extensively to defeat threats up NIJ IIIA profiles and 7.62×39 lead core ammunition.
Review Posted: GGG Wanderer Messenger Bag: Discreet Carry Every Day
Designed by the folks at Grey Ghost Gear, the Wanderer Messenger Bag is intended to blend the utility of Every Day Carry (EDC) for the armed citizen, with the low-profile exterior and function of a civilian messenger bag.
Head to Head: Ops Core vs Team Wendy
Understanding the aspects of today’s modern helmets, and what delineates two of the top competitors on the market, is often a core question to those considering a future purchase.
Review Posted: Otte Gear Low Viz Overt Plate Carrier: Keep Attention Elsewhere
Introduced in 2021, Low Viz/Overt (LVZ/OVT) Plate Carrier by Otte Gear is intended as a cost efficient, entry-level plate carrier for every-day civilians.
Review Posted: Wilder Tactical Urban Elite Kit: Everything Needed On a Single Belt
Comprised of multiple components, the Urban Elite Kit from Wilder Tactical brings together many of the popular options under the company’s tactical belt and holster line.
Review Posted: Otte Gear: Protect the Lid and All the Accessories
Keeping your high-end helmet, night vision, and accessories safe during transport can be a nerve-racking experience if left to rattle around with the rest of your gear. The OG Helmet Bag from Otte […]
Review Posted: Pelican 1620 Protector Case with EZ-Click™: Keeping ‘Just Right’ Organized
Championed as providing some of the best storage and protective cases, Pelican has long-established itself as the leader in providing cases to meet any mission need.
Review Posted: T3 Gear LC Plate Carrier: A New Look, With New Materials
In February of 2022, T3 Gear released its new line of laminate nylon products to include the new T3 Tomahawk LC Plate Carrier.