Practical Body Armor Test

Ever wonder what the 9mm would do against a real bullet proof vest? We're going to find out. I'm going to shoot a vest in good but expired condition with a 9mm and then a 40SW on one side then shoot it with a .45 on the other side. Next we'll see how it holds up to a .223 (not well, I would assume) as well as a .308.

We're also going to see how well a make shift vest works. START COLLECTING SHOPPING BAGS. Those plastic bags you get at the grocery store. You're going to need 30 of them to build a make shift ballistic shield. We're also going to test them so the more people that bring bags, the more we'll be able to test. Also make sure you bring some good duct tape or packing tape.

What to bring:

30 plastic shopping (store) bags

1 roll of duct tape or clear packing tape

See this event for more details in the comments section: http://www.meetup.com/OCPreppers/events/97172592/

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  • DW

    Wore one and took a few rounds, wasnt for fun, but well worth the price, not sure i could watch a "recap" from a different angle.

    March 15, 2013

  • Kwon

    uhh what happened to the existing meetup?

    March 12, 2013

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