How body armor works
Unlike traditional armor, this soft body armor is not made out of pieces of metal; it is formed from advanced woven fibers that can be sewn into vests and other soft clothing.
In this article, we’ll look at soft body armor and other modern armor technologies to see how they can stop bullets. We’ll also find out about the range of body armor options available and see how the government tests and rates body armor.
Full article at HowStuffWorks.com.
Total aggregation of HowStuffWorks.com.
Photo credit: FotoliaPosted by HowStuffWorks