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In the 1986 Australian comedy Crocodile Dundee, the main character, Michael J. “Crocodile” Dundee draws a large Bowie knife while stating “That’s not a knife. That’s a knife,” in response to a mugger with a rinky-dink folding pocket knife. The large fixed blade of the Bowie knife made the mugger’s pocket knife look like nothing more than a letter opener, however, following the release of the cult film, sales of Bowie knives skyrocketed.
Fast forward to the 21st century, and consumers are continuing to buy tactical knives of all kinds. Though many people associate knives with self-defense — yes there are tactical fighting knives — the majority of people that buy tactical knives use them as m (more…)
Today many athletic facilities choose to use rubber flooring to provide a safe surface for physical activity. In some cases, this material can also be cost effective. Because of its durability, rubber flooring can withstand different conditions and heavy amounts of foot traffic. Even offices sometimes use rubber flooring to provide a comfortable surface to walk on.
Cleaning rubber mats and flooring is an important part of maintaining your gym, weight room, playground, tennis courts, or other center for physical activity. Additionally, there are a variety of cleaning products available to help you keep your athletic facility’s synthetic ru (more…)
How does ballistic body armor work? Body armor plates and tactical body armor is the very definition of technology and science colliding. Using the very best materials for the most hazardous of situations, these complex pieces of wearable equipment are often the only thing standing in-between a person and certain death when out on the […]
According to research done by the Pew Research Center, 3 in 10 American adults say that they currently own a gun. If you ask any American why they own guns, specifically pistols, one of the answers that you are most likely to receive is “for protection purposes.” In a world where times are constantly changing […]
Barbecuing is a big business in the United States. About 75% of American households now own a grill, according to the Hearth, Patio, and Barbecue Association, and 60% of us are grilling outside during every season of the year. With so many people grilling, it just makes sense that there are a lot of barbecue […]