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2012 Hard Armor Press Releases

November 05, 2012
PROTECH® Tactical Introduces New R2S™ System for Ballistic Helmets

Safariland, LLC announced today the launch of the new R2S™ System (Ratchet Retention Suspension System) for PROTECH® ballistic helmets. Utilizing proven retention technology from the construction and industrial safety industries, the R2S System tightens and conforms to the wearer’s head for optimum comfort with a simple twist of the easy-to-grip knob located at the base of the helmet, ensuring a secure fit for any head size.

April 25, 2012
PROTECH® Tactical Introduces the Redesigned Bark-9™ Canine Vest

Safariland®, a BAE Systems business, introduced today the redesigned Bark-9™ canine vest for law enforcement service dogs. The Bark-9 carrier is fully adjustable and incorporates a rugged Cordura® nylon exterior material for long-lasting wear. The Bark-9 is available with two ballistic options using the same materials as the PROTECH MR01 Type II and Type IIIA ballistic packages.

January 17, 2012
PROTECH Launches New Intruder G2 Shield

Safariland®, a BAE Systems business, introduced today the PROTECH® Intruder™ G2 Type IIIA shield. This ballistic shield is the first of its kind to incorporate a unique triangular viewport. The shield and viewport have been independently tested to defeat the following handgun rounds: • 9mm 124 gr. FMJ • .44 Magnum 240 gr. LSWC • Tokarev 7.62x25mm 85 gr. FMJ [steel jacket] • 5.7x28mm 40 gr. SS197/Blue Tip • WIN. Ranger 9mm 127 gr. +P+ SXT • .357 SIG 125 gr. TMJ