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FirstSpear Friday Focus: Memorial Day 2023

Friday, May 26th, 2023

“Freedom is a fragile thing and is never more than one generation away from extinction. It is not ours by inheritance, it must be fought for and defended constantly by each generation…”

— President Ronald Reagan

FirstSpear Friday Focus – Rash Guard

Friday, May 19th, 2023

Constructed from a high-performance USA poly/spandex, the Rash Guard is designed for a compression fit that dries extremely quick.

Smooth flat seams help protect skin from rubbing and abrasion commonly found in a maritime or watersport environment. It is great for protection against extended exposure to the sun. Integrated low-profile thumbhole help keep sleeves in place when putting on equipment or garments.

Order your standard t-shirt size for a compressed fit and consider stepping up 1-2 sizes for a more relaxed fit.

100% Made in the USA

83% Polyester, 17% Spandex

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FirstSpear Friday Focus – Sherpa

Friday, May 12th, 2023

Designed in conjunction with FS professional users, the Sherpa is a hard use day bag that can be put to work across a wide variety of environments and situations. Whether you are going to the range, relaxing on the boat, or heading to a call out, this bag is the perfect size for those on the move. It comes standard with full 500D construction and premium hardware. Interior organizer panels can be completely removed or re-arranged to fit new equipment. Our Deluxe Sherpa Divider is available to accessorize your new Sherpa.

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FirstSpear Friday Focus – Concealable Vests

Friday, May 5th, 2023

This week, we’re focusing on our concealable vest options. The Slick™ and Deceptor™ are durable and lightweight discrete carriers.

Designed for wear underneath garments or load carriage platforms, the Slick is light and comfortable. The soft material can be folded up and stashed on your cargo pocket when not needed. This is a minimalist carrier and not designed to be an outer most carrier for overt tactical operations.

Sizing corresponds to SAPI plate size. Swimmer Cut available here.

Designed to conceal rifle velocity protective plates in hight threat environments, the Deceptor will discretely hold a pair of special threat plates and two 6” x 6” rifle side plates. Our Ragnar pockets can quickly attach to the front or the back of the carrier as well. The Deceptor shines with SAPI cut plates in the 2.2 to 4.5 Ibs medium-sized weight range which are .5” or thinner. For larger, thicker, or heavier plates, you need to consider another capability. This carrier comes with stretch and non-stretch shoulder straps to accommodate user comfort preference.

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FirstSpear Friday Focus – Light Weight Assault Ghillie

Friday, April 28th, 2023

Developed in conjunction with Treadswift, the LWAG is a lightweight concealment cloak that can be used for disrupting visual, infrared, or thermal detection. Utilizing lightweight, weather resistant mesh and Trelleborg combination patterning, the LWAG can be garnished with jute, vegetation or used as is. Generously sized to cover equipment, but still easy to stow on your pack or load carriage, it has stretch cord for underarm positioning and a security strap for the front that can be adjusted for height and girth. The hood of the LWAG is secured in place with large smock style buttons.

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FirstSpear Friday Focus – MultiCam Black

Friday, April 21st, 2023

This week, we’re highlighting our popular MultiCam Black Trucker Hat and Streetwalker Bag in MC Black. Our Trucker Hat is perfect for the range or barbecue. This hat features a high-quality custom leather patch and can be worn comfortably under ear pro. The Streetwalker is constructed from a lightweight ripstop and 500D Cordura nylon. This bag features a FirstSpear laser fused 6/12™ accessory panel for attaching pockets on the interior or exterior of the pocket. This bag also features an extra-large ventilated pocket thats perfect for separating gym clothes, muddy boots, or anything else you need to keep separated.

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FirstSpear Friday Focus – Overrun Carriers

Friday, April 14th, 2023

This week, we’re highlighting overrun stock of some of our best selling carrier systems, Strandhögg™ V1 SAPI Cut, Sloucher, and the Ragnar Vest. These are limited stock items so pricing and quantity are available while supplies last.

The Strandhögg™ V1 SAPI Cut Plate Carrier takes its name from an old Norse Viking term for, a lightning raid, Strandhögg was one of the first formalized battle tactics to use covert infiltrators in advance of an actual raiding operation. This system can be worn with or without a soft armor panel depending on ballistic requirements, threat level and plates utilized. Using streamlined fit throughout, along with state of the art materials and production technology, you’ll find this carrier to be extremely comfortable without compromising durability and performance.

The Sloucher combines many of the most desirable features of both the Siege-R and the Sleeper. Stretch panels on the cummerbund and Tubes® closures keep the fit tight and allow for quick donning and doffing. The 6/12™ Pocket Attachment System provides a low profile. This carrier accepts front, back and side plates, SPEAR/BALCS cut soft armor (not included) and MASS accessories. The Sloucher provides the capability to support a full spectrum of operations.

Named for the intrepid explorer and cunning warrior Ragnar Lodbrok, the Ragnar Vest and its accessories are suited for a wide variety of roles and circumstances. The Ragnar Vest is covered in loop fabric and can be altered with different cummerbunds. Four special built-in pockets with retention tabs allow for storage of accessories based on situational requirements. This is a multi-mission vest with the flexibility to cover a variety of profiles.

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FirstSpear Friday Focus: Wind Cheater

Friday, April 7th, 2023

The Wind Cheater utilizes a 100% Nylon Cordura variant known as Ambush. Unlike standard cordura, Ambush is brushed and allows for breathability. The material provides a soft and quiet experience. This jacket breathes like a T-shirt and sheds wind and light rain thanks to its DWR coating. The Wind Cheater dries quickly and compresses small when packed away. The large hood accommodates combat helmets and climbing helmets alike. These are offered in multiple colors and sizes. Due to the popularity of this incredibly versatile, year-round jacket, new shipments move quickly so don’t wait to pull the trigger.

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