Dragon Skin vest

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  1. Dixit13

    Dixit13 Regular Member

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    Dragon Skin vest priced about 5000USD$....Can we atleast buy them for our special forces?
     
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    For that MOD has to issue tender for 10 yrs. Another 10 yrs to finalise, who so ever give kick backs ,we will buy. but after 25 yrs.
     
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    :( only if i could be billionaire , i would have bought them myself
     
  5. Kunal Biswas

    Kunal Biswas Member of the Year 2011 Moderator

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    It failed during test..

    Rejected by US army..
     
  6. Dixit13

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    any links?
     
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    sayareakd Moderator Moderator

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    i must say idea of having this type of BPJ is good, it provide soldier with flexible movement.
     
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    BTW if it is not up to mark why it is prohibited list of items?
     
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    I read somewhere (i'll try to find the link and post it) that all top US commanders who visited Iraq and Afghanistan during the war wore the Dragon Skin
     
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    sayareakd Moderator Moderator

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    US Army has its own BPJ, looks like arjun type of story is going on in US too. This time both are domestic makers.
     
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    U.S. Army bans privately purchased body armor

    Dragon Skin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
     
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    Looks cool. We should get the whole set....and then ride a dragon into battle. :fencing:
     
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    any bulletproof vest better and lighter than this?
     
  14. Kunal Biswas

    Kunal Biswas Member of the Year 2011 Moderator

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    Its a worst BP..

    Rounds sliced it like knife in butter from sides..

    The plates fell off due to heat in trails..
     

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