Review: Helikon-Tex Defender Mk2 Shirt, long sleeve

The Defender Mk2 long sleeve Shirt is an update to the older Defender model and was reconfigured to fit into Helikon-Tex’ Urban line. The target group is law enforcement, security personnel and/or active people. The shirt aims to combine a functional and tactical design with enough room for movement and low profile body armor underneath. […]

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Review: Helikon-Tex Urban Admin Pouch

During last years IWA exhibition (2016), Helikon-Tex introduced several new products, ranging from bushcraft, mil/le products up to urban products. For said urban line, Helikon-Tex developed an admin pouch, which is meant to meet the needs of everyday urban life – be it civilian or law enforcement. In doing so, the pouch incorporates several interesting […]

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Review: Helikon-Tex Windrunner lightweight windshirt

For several weeks now, I am using a Helikon-Tex Windrunner shirt and would like to take the opportunity to give you my impression of this very lightweight piece of gear. According to Helikon-Tex it is designed to be an outer layer for athletic activities like running, or as an additional layer over your clothes, if […]

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Fieldtest: US M81 versus PL Woodland

In previous camouflage comparisons I have focused mainly on the newest and/or dominant patterns available and those in use by „western“ militaries. At the same time I was restricted to what was at hand. As you know, I got my hands on quite a lot of camouflage patterns in the previous months so I am […]

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Review: Helikon Tex Gunfighter Softshell

Die deutsche Version dieses Reviews kann im Tacticalforum nachgelesen werden: This time I would like to write about the Helikon Tex Gunfighter Softshell, which was kindly provided to me by Hwesta.eu. This particular design of the jacket is available from different manufactures and features the same cut and some of the features of the original […]

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