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24 Jan, 2003
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Military GORETEX on the Internet
GORETEX: 100% Waterproof and Breatheable
We've been trading for nearly 20 Years now and during that time we've seen the steady improvements made by the Militry in their Clothing and Equipment. I'm writing this guide to help you make an informed decision when buying a "GORETEX" product and more so; Military made items.
I very much doubt that anyone these days haven't heard of the material or Company, GORETEX! Or their claims that this material is 100% Waterproof and 100% Breathable.
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British Army Clothing and its size...
We often get asked, dispite already having it within a product description, "What size is it?", "Will it fit me I'm 6ft tall and 44" chest?"... I think, other than people not reading descriptions thoroughly, that the way the British Military size there items causes some confusion:
180/100? or 80/80/1000?
What the hell does that mean I hear you ask. Well, it's actually quite straight forward.
Height/Chest size in CMs generally found on Jackets, Shirts and Coats
Leg/Waist/Seat in CMs f...
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Bullet, Stab and Spike Protection Standards
All British Manufactured Ballistic and Stab Rated Articles have to conform to Standards set by the Home Office Scientific Development Branch, HOSDB.The ratings a split into 3 Categories:Ballistic : Protection from bullets/ammunitionStab: Protection from knives, swords and other sharp weaponsSpike: Protection from Needles, and other fine pointed forms of attackFor each of these Categories, there is a Protection Rating:Click here to view table... Please make sure that if you are buy...
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