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Episode 1 - Spalling

By Team Greyhive

11/01/2017

Garett Schwindel of Kägwerks explains the effects of spalling and use of cover examples with Drew Estell of BAER Solutions.

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ammomfg
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If you've got a vehicle for cover, and two people intent on drawing your attention and flanking you, why not shoot underneath the vehicle? As demonstrated with the spall test, even if you hit low, all those fragments are eating up that guys shins.... Read more
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McCreightMB
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Wow! I always wondered if that would be a better option. Made it look super good.
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Jester23D
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Great demo on spalling
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BugStomper
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Way to work those angles, Garett!
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kms904
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Definitely changes my thought process and perception of cover. Thank you!
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Stuarthall20
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Great video! Can’t wait to see more. Keep it up.
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Daniel_P_Walley
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excited to see more. thanks guys!
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Mulley
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Great video! They explained things so that even an untrained civilian could understand. Thanks.
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bripeters1
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Great video, really appreciated the demonstration of showing the bullet splash. Can't wait for more quality content from you guys.
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prahaexpat
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Great discussion. Like you said, all of this is entirely situational dependent. I've had LE training where instructors didn't even discuss the benifits of being close to cover (I.e. smaller profile, less chance of accidentally hitting your cover... Read more
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tomtomtheninja
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Great stuff! Easy to comprehend! Totally changes perspective on cover.
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jbrous
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Great info here, thank you!
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