Bullet-proof metal foam as effective as steel at half the weight

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Researchers at NC State have announced a breakthrough in vehicle armor that might one day help protect our military personnel and law enforcement around the world. The researchers have demonstrated new vehicle armor that is made up of a composite metal foam (CMF) and can stop .50 caliber rounds in both ball and armor-piercing varieties. The big benefit of CMF … Continue reading
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