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    Gunco Maniac Tommo's Avatar
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    Default Home Made Inexpensive Body Armor

    This appears to be a modern version of the ancient Greek Linothorax armor:



    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linothorax
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    ok im interested in this one ...


    for $30? why not?
    Hate takes LESS energy & thought... Dont be so Lazy.

    Building or Bitching? which are you here to do?


    YES, i work for TEC Tactical. 02/07 SOT


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    For a little bit more you could use woven kevlar sheets instead of the fiberglass.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jimmy_stikx View Post
    For a little bit more you could use woven kevlar sheets instead of the fiberglass.
    That was my thoughts too. Kevlar can be purchased on Ebay

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    Rocket City Rednecks made similar panels. They added sheets of 1" square ceramic tiles to the mix to increase the rating!

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