Point Blank Enterprises to Unveil Revolutionary Alpha Elite Black® at SHOT Show 2016
Posted on January 12, 2016
World’s Lightest Body Armor Now Offers Same High Level of Protection In Even More Light-Weight Model
Pompano Beach, FL, January 12, 2016 – Point Blank Enterprises (“PBE”), the worldwide leader in the production of soft body armor and related protective solutions, today announced the introduction of the Alpha EliteTM Black, a product extension of the Alpha EliteTM Series. The latest Alpha Elite Black ballistics model is an enhancement to the previous Alpha Elite design, offering an additional 17 percent weight reduction while still providing the same high level of protection. The newest design will be showcased at the 2016 Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show (SHOT Show) taking place January 19-22 at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
With the latest generation of Dyneema® Force Multiplier Technology by DSM, Alpha EliteTM Black weighs a mere .79 psf (a remarkable reduction from the previous weight of .87 psf), with 9mm V-50s greater than 2,000 fps. The Alpha EliteTM Series was launched after Point Blank engineers began searching for a ballistic material that would meet … read full story