Tactical Body Armor


Will We Be Seeing Full Body Armor Suits Anytime Soon?

Posted August 27, 2015 by Matthew Skelton
Advanced Combat Helmet , AR500 Body Armor , Ceramic Body Armor , Full Body Armor Suit , Soft Body Armor , Tactical Body Armor , Tactical Face Mask , Tactical Helmets , Tactical Plate Carrier Vest , Tactical Shooting Gloves

Body armor, ever since it was invented, has always been a compromise between protection and mobility. The idea of protecting every last inch of a body has been around for centuries. Take a look at the knights of the medieval era; they were intent on having everything covered. They would... [Details]


Who’s Buying Our Armor Plate Carriers And Tactical Gear?

Posted August 19, 2015 by Matthew Skelton
Advanced Combat Helmet , AR500 Body Armor , Ceramic Body Armor , Full Body Armor Suit , Soft Body Armor , Tactical Body Armor , Tactical Face Mask , Tactical Helmets , Tactical Plate Carrier Vest , Tactical Shooting Gloves

  Here at Scorpius Tactical, we have all sorts of customers, and we’re grateful for that. After all, body armor is a wonderful life-saving device that should be enjoyed by all law-abiding citizens. But our customers can be very different people with very different uses for it. Former Military: It... [Details]


How A Tactical Face Mask Can Complete Your AR-500 Body Armor

Posted August 12, 2015 by Matthew Skelton
Advanced Combat Helmet , AR500 Body Armor , Ceramic Body Armor , Full Body Armor Suit , Soft Body Armor , Tactical Body Armor , Tactical Face Mask , Tactical Helmets , Tactical Plate Carrier Vest , Tactical Shooting Gloves

  There are many reasons why you put on your plate carrier and slip in the AR-500 plates (strike face out, please). Maybe you’re on patrol, maybe you’re getting used to it and breaking it in. Maybe you’re trying to figure out which plates work best in your carrier.  ... [Details]


The Psychology Of AR-500 Body Armor

Posted August 04, 2015 by Matthew Skelton
Advanced Combat Helmet , AR500 Body Armor , Ceramic Body Armor , Full Body Armor Suit , Soft Body Armor , Tactical Body Armor , Tactical Face Mask , Tactical Helmets , Tactical Plate Carrier Vest

  You know, not everything is about how well body armor, whether it’s AR-500 or ceramics or something else, works. Sometimes it’s about what it does to you when you put it on. There’s certainly a psychology that occurs as soon as your put it on. How it makes your... [Details]


Which Will You Buy Today, A Plate Carrier With Plates? Or An Empty Armor Plate Carrier?

Posted July 30, 2015 by Matthew Skelton
ar-500 body armor , AR500 Body Armor , Full body armor , Full Body Armor Suit , Soft Body Armor , Tactical Body Armor , Tactical Plate Carrier Vest

The first time I bought a really nice camera — one with interchangeable lenses — they gave me the option of buying the body only, or buying the body with the kit lens. Since I didn’t have any lenses lying around, I wondered “why would someone buy the body only...doesn't... [Details]


What Good Is Your Full Body Armor If It’s Not In The Right Place? Fix It With Paracord!

Posted July 23, 2015 by Matthew Skelton
ar-500 body armor , ar500 body armor , Full body armor , Full Body Armor Suit , Tactical Body Armor

Maybe you got slashed at the shoulder, and your body armor is starting sag because one of the straps got between the knife and your skin. Good thing it did, but now it doesn’t matter if you’re in full body armor because it’s not hanging right...your chest is much more... [Details]


The Perfect Standard - Why Choose AR-500 Body Armor

Posted July 13, 2015 by Matthew Skelton
Advanced Combat Helmet , AR500 Body Armor , Ceramic Body Armor , Full Body Armor Suit , Soft Body Armor , Tactical Body Armor , Tactical Face Mask , Tactical Helmets , Tactical Plate Carrier Vest , Tactical Shooting Gloves

Think of the word “steel.” Lot’s of things might come to mind...a steel mill, an I-beam, a fork, and, if you’re on this site, body armor. But all of these types of steel can be of very different grades, and that’s why it’s important that the steel you put into... [Details]


Why the Condor Plate Carriers Are Such Popular Tactical Gear

Posted July 09, 2015 by Matthew Skelton
AR500 Body Armor , Ceramic Body Armor , Condor plate carrier , Full Body Armor Suit , Soft Body Armor , Tactical Body Armor , Tactical Face Mask , Tactical Helmets , Tactical Plate Carrier Vest

We carry a lot of different armor plate carriers here at Scorpius Tactical, but some of our top sellers are the Condor plate carriers that we carry. We’re often asked why they’re so popular. Well, they’ve been field-tested and are... Truly modular - Condor plate carriers are completely modular and... [Details]


Why Do We Offer So Many Full Body Armor Packages?

Posted June 20, 2015 by Matthew Skelton
Advanced Combat Helmet , AR500 Body Armor , Ceramic Body Armor , Full Body Armor Suit , scorpius tactical , Soft Body Armor , Tactical Body Armor , Tactical Face Mask , Tactical Helmets , Tactical Plate Carrier Vest , Tactical Shooting Gloves

One of biggest reasons people come to our site is so that they can create their own tactical body armor packages. So why do we offer so many different, customizable packages when it comes to our full body armor? Size: Not everyone bulks up the same, not everyone is the... [Details]


How To Choose The Right Tactical Plate Carrier

Posted May 28, 2015 by Matthew Skelton
armor plate carrier , Full Body Armor Suit , Soft Body Armor , Tactical Body Armor , tactical plate carrier , Tactical Plate Carrier Vest

Just as photographers have different lenses for different shots, most of our customers have multiple tactical plate carriers for whatever situation arrises. We can’t tell you exactly which armor plate carrier is right for you because we don’t know what line of work you’re in or what situation you’re putting... [Details]


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