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Posts Tagged ‘Gear’

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    Keeps Marines Hard-Headed

      If you held the Enhanced Combat Helmet in one hand and the Advanced Combat Helmet in the other, you’d hardly know the difference, or why the Marine Corps is looking to replace the ACH  [Read more...]

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    Guard your Grill – Maxillofacial Shield

    The Ballistic Protective Maxillofacial Shield, made by Gentex Corporation, is a piece of personal protective equipment made to shield a Marine’s face from shrapnel and other ballistic threats faced on today’s battlefield.

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    Moonbeam

    Streamlight Sidewinder – angle head tactical hand-held LED flashlight Sidewinder shines light on issued gear The standard government issued flashlight is no longer. In comes the newest military tactical light, the Sidewinder Handheld Flashlight, which  [Read more...]

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    Next Generation Vehicles

    To be successful in battle, the Marine Corps relies on sophisticated logistical support. Here are two of the Corps’ latest technologies paving the way for Marines in the fight. M-ATV – (Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected All-Terrain  [Read more...]

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    Glued-In

    blast-proof wallpaper protects & beautifies Self-adhesive, blast-resistant wall covering can be applied to a primed surface. Engineer Research and Development Center, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and Berry Plastics Corporation’s Engineered Protective Systems Division  [Read more...]

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    Suit Up

    THE NEWEST EDITION TO THE MARINE UNIFORM FAMILY What’s highly reflective, is made of moisture-wicking material, and is emblazoned with “Marines” on the back of the jacket? Not a new Marine “boot” fresh from Parris  [Read more...]