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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…)
The world is a dangerous place. For those that work a dangerous field, the right equipment can be the one thing standing between a person and death. Body armor for police knows this and prepares for this with state-of-the-art materials that can withstand punctures, heavy temperatures and extreme conditions. A tactical plate carrier, steel-toed boots […]
When you think about it…most of the world’s cultures have some connection to the water. After all, it’s estimated as much as 90% of the Earth’s surface is covered in oceans. Why wouldn’t boating, fishing, swimming, surfing and diving be some of the most ancient and beloved ways of enjoying the great outdoors? When you […]
Water sports are an entertaining and athletic way to enjoy the summer water. Watersports include water skiing, wakeboarding, jet skiing, tubing, and even kayaking. In just 2016, 13.8% of the U.S. population six and up participated in water sports. Wakeboarding is one of the most common water sports. In 2015, over 3.2 million people participated […]