Propper Tactical Gear & Apparel Blog

  1. What Do Wildland Firefighters Wear?

    When it comes to the harshest and most dangerous jobs in the world, being a wildland firefighter is certainly on the top of the list. To help ensure their safety on a daily basis, wildland firefighters rely on specialized gear and uniforms to protect them.

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  2. ACU Fabric & Material Guide

    ACU Cloth Differences

    This guide will help you navigate the differences between fabrics and materials used to construct ACU uniforms. Considering Uniform standards for each branch of the U.S. military do vary, you should always check your branch's specific uniform regulations for the specific fabric and material requirements prior to making a purchase.

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  3. BDU Fabric & Material Guide

    BDU Cloth Differences

    This guide will help you navigate the differences between fabrics and materials used to construct BDU uniforms. Considering the Battle Dress Uniform (BDU) was issued by the U.S. Armed Forces from the early 1980s to the mid-2000s, these items are available in many different material options. All fabric and material options aside, authentic BDU Trousers are sewn to mil-spec MIL-T-44047E and Authentic BDU Coats are sewn to mil-spec MIL-DTL-44048H.

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  4. Propper Hosts Defensive Training Session for Local Law Enforcement

    Tactical ClothingPropper invited local law enforcement agencies from all over Eastern Missouri to attend firearms and emergency response training conducted by renowned tactical trainer Rick Hogg

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  5. What Are AR 670-1 Compliant Boots

    Hot Weather Combat UniformMilitary personnel may have to work in very challenging terrain, which means that the boots they wear need to be strong, durable and highly protective. AR 670-1 compliant boots ensure that soldiers will always have the right footwear for every possible scenario.

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  6. Top Cold Weather Tactical Jackets for 2020

    tactical winter jacketThe seasons change, but the demands of the job stay the same. Built tough, yet tailored for a comfortable fit, these premium cold weather tactical jackets from Propper are the ideal outer layers for a shift spent mostly outdoors.

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  7. Propper Rifle Case Specs and Features

    gun casesMade with a rip-proof fabric covering, tough, durable stitching and a strong double zipper enclosure that can accommodate a lock, the Propper 36” rifle case is made to last. Keep your firearm protected as you head to the range or your favorite hunting spot.

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  8. 5 Features That Make a Great Duty Jacket

    tactical winter jacketPropper duty jackets are the perfect combination of comfort, durability, warmth, style and function for when you need to focus under extreme weather conditions. They can be worn for extended periods as they're specifically designed to withstand wear and tear.

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  9. Propper Offers the Best in Big and Tall Tactical Gear

    polo shirts big and tallShopping for big and tall tactical gear can be a challenge. Too often, options are limited and the styles you want don’t come in the right size. Propper is proud to offer the best products to everyone, in every size.

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  10. Army Improved Hot Weather Combat Uniform Now Widely Available

    Hot Weather Combat UniformThe Army Improved Hot Weather Combat Uniform (IHWCU) is perfect for wear in hot, humid, wet environments. Designed to make extreme conditions more bearable by maximizing airflow and utilizing quick-dry fabric.

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