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Elite Special Operators Move Quicker with IcePlate

Always give more than you take. Put six water bottles in your backpack, then see how quickly you can turn. Find out how elite special operators can move using less energy with IcePlate, boosting endurance. A great attitude to acquire in life and an even greater attitude to use in product design.   The design of the IcePlate epitomizes this philosophy.  1" in width, the size of a medium SAPI plate, worn close to the body.  These features allow you to carry 50 ounces of water in the most efficient way on the market. Introduction By the time I reached the 5th grade, my family had moved six times.  From an early age, I learned the art of moving boxes...

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The Home Defense Duty Belt Setup: HSGI Cobra Riggers Belt, Glock 19, Streamlight TLR-3 and more

A fresh look at the classic "nightstand gun" setup to add to the general home defense conversation. The concept of the Home Defense Shorts was born out of a conversation between two friends trying to figure out the best way to protect their loved ones. The setup is inspired by a combination of nightstand gun, duty belt and firefighter turnout gear to give you all the tools you need in a "bump in the night" scenario to protect your home and your family against intruders. It is not designed as any type of patrol rig or duty gear. Like all defensive tools, this rig may not be the right setup for you based on the size and age of your...

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Truck EDC Water Storage: 2017 Honda Ridgeline RTL-E

The Honda Ridgeline is the pickup truck built for how we actually live our lives, not for how we think we live our lives. If you live in a densely populated urban area and live an active/outdoors lifestyle, this is the truck for you. This article is a full review of the truck EDC items I keep in my truck to be a responsible sheepdog living in the Washington DC metropolitan area.

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Plate Carrier Compatibility: Does IcePlate Work with my Plate Carrier?

"Does IcePlate work with my (insert plate carrier make/model here) plate carrier?" This is one of the most frequently asked questions we get here at Qore Performance. We consolidated this information into a single living (continuously updated) resource to help answer this question for the entire IcePlate Community.  This IcePlate/Plate Carrier Compatibility Chart is a community asset. The more people who contribute their knowledge/experience, the more valuable it becomes to the IcePlate Community. Think big data/machine learning but for IceAge Insights. A few minutes of your time could help one of our brothers or sisters go home at the end of their shift because they were ready and alert when it mattered most. This is the very essence of #StayFrosty: "don’t...

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#BehindTheSmoke Podcast: How Surviving a Manhunt Started a Company

This week I had the opportunity to sit down with Shawn Walchef and Derek Marso as a guest on their Behind The Smoke podcast in San Diego, CA. Listen to the episode below to learn how Otter Pops, manhunts, the Army and chicken sandwiches started a revolution in body armor and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) cooling/heating: Behind The Smoke Podcast Enjoy!  

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