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Human Cooling Basics: How to Stay Cool in Summer Heat

Human Cooling Basics and the Science of Human Performance We’re going to give you some information about how your body naturally works, what sweating really does for you (and takes from you), and some suggestions for how to take this knowledge and turn it into an operational advantage. We know some folks will want to jump into the details (so a couple of those are here), but most of us just want to know what the difference is between body armor venting products, IcePlate vs. Camelback or whether there is any difference between tap water and Gatorade. In this series, we’ll give you the information you need to decide the best operation plan for you and your organization. Military, Law...

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YETI, Pelican Cooler vs. Chest Freezer: The best cold storage for summer

Pelican, Yeti Coolers vs. Chest Freezer: Finding the Best Cold Storage for You One question we get all the time is: "What is the best way to store/transport my IcePlates?" We have two basic choices that apply to most people/applications: Coolers and Freezers. Coolers and freezers go hand in hand. You need access to a freezer to initially freeze the IcePlates. A cooler is a useful next step depending on set-up and circumstances. Premium coolers from companies like Yeti and Pelican have been all the rage the last few years. They are impressive products, holding up to bear attacks, keeping ice in extreme conditions for extended periods of time, displaying a great design aesthetic and communicating a rugged/outdoor lifestyle that...

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Why does Qore Performance exist? How the #IceAge was born.

"To Liberate Humans From Environmental Risk." We do this for those who serve: soldiers, Marines, sailors, airmen, law enforcement officers and firefighters. We do this for industries that power our economy: oil & gas, food service, HVAC, construction crews and more through our approach to personal cooling, heating, hydration and impact protection, delivering this unique combination of capabilities to drive greater individual and systematic efficiency than ever before. But, what are the origins of this mission? Our "why" is deeply rooted in our value systems. While J.D. and I grew up on opposite coasts (Southern California and Northern Virginia), our upbringings and life experiences helped forge similar values. We share a love of great design and problem solving, even if...

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