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5.11 Tactical Unveils New Tactical Gear

Modesto, CA – New tactical, covert and high performance products are featured in the spring/summer catalog from5.11 Tactical® that will be available in March 2012. In addition to cargo pants, polos and desert boots, these tactical products were previewed at Shot Show 2012 and promise to be the top new choices of law enforcement, public safety and fire/EMS. Increase your performance with gear that is made by 5.11 Tactical and trusted by professionals.

Screen Ops(tm) Gloves
Patrol, Duty, and Tactical Gloves with specially constructed fingertips enable efficient and precise operation of capacitive resistance touch screen devices with all five fingertips. Compatible with products from cell phones to iPads, the patented Tactical Touch seamless fingertip construction assures superior dexterity, fit and comfort. The technology enables the wearer to operate touch screens with all five fingers while retaining the protection of their gloves. Three styles to choose from: The Patrol and Duty Gloves are constructed with seamless sheepskin palms, perfect for pat-downs, weapons handling, driving, or other tasks.  The Tactical Gloves are made with seamless goatskin on the palm and fingers, with perforated leather padding over the knuckles and American made Kevlar fabric for added protection in tactical environments.  

Double Duty Knives
5.11 introduces two Double Duty Knives, both 9.7” total length, containing two locking blades made of AUS8 stainless steel with 3.7”combo edge main blades.  The Double Duty Karambit Blade provides a secondary black oxide Karambit blade with FRN scales. The Double Duty Responder Knife is outfitted with a secondary serrated safety seat belt blade with orange FRN scales and rubber overmolding for exceptional wet or dry control.

Side Pick(tm) Spearpoint Knife
Value, durability and versatility. Constructed of high quality AUS8 blade steel with fiberglass reinforced nylon scales, this 3.5” blade knife provides versatile carry options for ultimate accessibility. Contoured and textured grip offers optimum control of this rugged performance tool.

ATAC(tm) and TPT(tm) Mid and Full-Size Torches
A leader in illumination, 5.11 introduces five new high performance tactical and duty torches. Available May 2012, the ATAC Tactical Torches with top quality Cree LEDs and Lithium Ion rechargeable systems provide extended run times; low, high, and strobe modes and exceptional light output.  The TPT family of torches includes two models with NiMH rechargeable and alkaline back-up battery systems and the value-priced (2) CR123A polymer tactical torch. All TPT models have high impact molded body, three light modes with tight hot spot with Large Corona beam.

Covert Casual
Updated design and performance proven, a short sleeve covert casual shirt now in expanded fabrics, styles and colors with 39 shirts to choose from – no one will suspect that this shirt was designed for undercover operatives.  Generous length and RAPIDraw(tm) center placket with mock buttons conceal your holstered sidearm yet makes it accessible when you need it.

Breaching Tools
5.11’s Breaching Tool System launches with the MiniRam, the compact MultiPry, the MultiSledge, the full-sized MultiBreacher and the unique MultiDoor that allows training for different types of outward and inward opening doors with mechanical and hydraulic tools. An entirely new method of breaching, realized by the team from Swedish Entry Tools, allows public safety personnel to breach inward and outward opening security doors with speed whilst minimizing exposure.

For more information, visit www.511tactical.com