Always be ready… It’s a great motto, a simple concept, and a difficult reality.   Is it possible to be ready for everything?  I don’t think so.  Is it possible to be prepared?  Absolutely. I often hear people talking about...

  Today's post is written by Andy Stumpf. The definition of “on duty” has shifted for me over the years.  For nearly two decades it meant body armor and weapon. The training was endless, difficult, and essential.  You...

How To - MOLLE Attachments

Tips for securely attaching pouches and accessories to the MOLLE webbing on your 5.11 backpack or...

March 16, 2016

VIDEO: Covrt 18 Pack

5.11 Tactical Covrt 18 Backpack

Blending in and becoming “gray” is essential in covert operations or when appearing low key is paramount. The Covrt 18 backpack has all the tactical functionality you’d expect from 5.11, but in a design meant to blend in and go...