WHAT IS TACTICAL GEAR AND HOW IS IT DIFFERENT FROM REGULAR DUTY GEAR?
Uniforms worn by military, government, and local public safety are designed for garrison wear; meaning they must conform to command or agency regulation. For public safety uniforms worn by officers, department approval and even public opinion, are both critical factors; uniforms and equipment are typically pressed or polished and serve the purpose for what the public safety job entails. The same characteristics hold true for tactical uniforms and equipment- tactical gear used and worn for operations- are specialized in look, feel, and fit as the operations they are worn for and is also dependent on the service. Gear used in specialty duty assignments include helmet, gloves, ballistic vest, cargo pants and tactical type boots.
IS TACTICAL GEAR AND UNIFORMS AVAILABLE ONLY TO OFFICIALS OR CAN WEEKEND WARRIORS PURCHASE THEM?
In addition to the official wear and use of gear tactical type kit and equipment, more civilians are now purchasing and wearing this type of equipment. For the prospective customer, all one needs to do is ask: “where can I get it near me?”, and the answer will almost always be: online or the nearest sporting goods store There are numerous companies out there that you can shop with as a prospective customer of this type of equipment. Companies such as UK Tactical,911 supply, And Ace Link Armor. If you are having troubling on deciding what to purchase, you can always also speak with customer service in order to help find out what type of offer will fit your need. The exception to this would be body armor, only those who can legally own such specialized gear by not having criminal records, etc. may own body armor.
WHAT DOES POLICE AND MILITARY TACTICAL GEAR USUALLY CONSIST OF?
The most common types of gear for special operations exists for both Military and Law Enforcement; police gear usually, will be either black or green in color, very similarly constructed as military type tactical gear, and include helmet, vest, tactical shirt and pants, and boots in order to help the officer with fighting bad guys in high stakes situations. The biggest typical difference found between police and military gear being the camouflage and desert patterns found worn by today’s soldiers and military police, which are often determined by the service that soldier may fall under.
MODERN DAY ADVANCEMENTS IN TACTICAL FOOTWEAR.
Today’s officers and special operators’ field new, and some of the most advanced tactical gear boots developed from years of battlefield experience and development. Old, heavy, and cumbersome combat boots of years past have given way to new lightweight, anatomically correct fit, anti-slip, and blood borne pathogen blocking cordura fabric and synthetic sole materials of today. Both operators and swat tactical officers are able to compete their mission with less fatigue, more solid footing, and less health related problems with their feet, legs, and lower back. If you are interested in any of these types of product, feel free to check out our company, Ace Link Armor. If you are browsing through our shop and find that we offer products that you are interested in adding to your loadout. Please feel free to send us an email or speak to our customer service in how best we can get you what you need, or if you have questions about shipping. Do not forget to stay connected with us through our Instagram and Facebook accounts.