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Pvt. Antwan Williams, an Infantryman serving as a human research volunteer soldier at the U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center, models a wool-blend uniform developed by NSRDEC's textile technologists.Photo: U.S. Army.

Army Develops Wool-Blend, Flame-Resistant Uniform

U.S. Army researchers want to improve the service’s flame-resistant, protective apparel by developing a U.S.-manufactured, wool-blend uniform. The Army has developed a wool-blend uniform composed…






MKS Supply, LLC is offering Inland Manufacturing’s new modern Liberator .45 caliber derringer pistol. Photo: Shults Media Relations LLC

Inland Manufacturing’s Modern Liberator .45 Pistol

MKS Supply, LLC is offering Inland Manufacturing’s new modern Liberator .45 caliber derringer pistol. The Inland Liberator Derringer bears little resemblance to the crude, single-shot…



Chemring 40mm door-breaching grenade next to 40mm practice grenades. Photo: U.S. Army.

Army Tests New 40mm Door-Breaching Grenade

Soldiers at Fort Benning, Georgia’s Maneuver Center of Excellence recently tested a new 40mm door-breaching grenade. Made by Chemring Ordnance, the breaching round had devastating…



Extreme Cold Weather (ECW) Mitten. Photo: U.S. Army

Army to Search for New Extreme Weather Gear

U.S. Army equipment officials are ramping up their extreme-weather testing to update the service’s cold and hot weather gear. Since the early 2000s, the Army…