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SOFIC 2018 | Explorer Cases 13513: Hard Case for Precision Platforms in 6.5 Creedmoor

With the rising need of enhanced precision rifle on modern battlefields, the SOF community is looking closely at the possible implementation of precision cartridges, like 6.5 Creedmoor and .260 Remington, within an AR10 frame.
The need for precise fire from these platform requires and inherent higher degree of precision within the entire package, from the sniper rifle itself to optics and mounting systems.
To achieve reliability and consistency in precision the proper care and maintenance of these platform is key; the use of high quality and durable cases, for storage and transportation solution, aids the operators in successfully fulfilling the mission with confidence in their equipment.

The 13513 case is able to protect a fully assembled AR-10 platform (or variant) with a barrel up to 18″ with its accessories (suppressor, thermal/IR clip-on optics, laser devices and additional magazines).
The internal dimensions are (L,W,D): 1350mm, 350mm, 135mm [53 1/8 in, 13 3/4 in, 5 5/16 in].

 

SOFIC 2018 | ISOF Capabilities Demo

SOFIC-ISOF Demo-03956

PHASE 1
4-MEN SEAL team INIFL by Zodiac & Cobat dive to emplace demolition charge, board vessel and occupy assault position
PHASE 2
4-Man tams INFIL via MH-6 Little Bird (NS) to sniper and support by fire positions on TGH and TCC
PHASE 3
5-man team on MH-60 HELOCASR with CRCC to secure enemy position
PAHSE 4
2-man SEAL team engages enemy sentries
PHASE 5
MH-6 Little Bird returns to provide armed recon to assult teams
PHASE 6
8-man team conducts a MH-60 Blackhawk FRIES assault and 2-man SEAL element boards enemy controlled vessel to rescue hostages
PHASE 7
12-man team moves byt GMVs and ATVs to assult enemy CP
PHASE 8
8a: 10-man team conducts a boat assault to secure enemy village and rescue hostage
8b: SOC-R boats engage OPFOR vessel
PHASE 9
EXFL all units from OBJ area
9a: TCC Sniper Rappel
9b: TGH Sniper Pick-up via MH-6 Little Birds
9c: Boat/GMV EXFIL
9d: SPIES EXFIL
9e: EXFIL HELOCAST
9f: Repatriate Vessel
PHASE 10
7-man team conducts MFF water jump

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SOFIC 2018 | SureFire

SureFire Scout Light Dual Fuel

SureFire V1-C Vampire (IR + Low red visible)

SureFire V1-B Vampire (IR + 250/5 Lumens white visible)

SureFire Scout Light M600V Vampire (IR + White light visible)

SureFire Tactician

SureFire EDCL2-T

SureFire Fury Tactical Dual Fuel

SureFire 6PX Tactical

SureFire XH30

SureFire XH55

SureFire X400V Vampire

SOFIC 2018 | Knight’s Armament Company

Dual Independent Night Vision Mount

This mount allows to use two independent devices with features that are usually present in dual night vision devices. The mount allows to fold upwards each device independently, also creating a much lower profile when stowed on top of the helmet system. The use of quick disconnect attachment points allows to have great versatility and flexibility allowing the temporary use of one single device (for example for aiming a primary weapon sight in passive night vision applications) or for utilizing a different unit on one side (for example a thermal device).

LAMG (Light Assault Machine Gun)

  

SOFIC 2018 | Mystery Ranch

Mystery Ranch has updated the military line of packs introducing key features for the future and current battlefield applications.
Non IR-Reflective zippers are now common on all packs within the military line.
New safer and more rapid attachment points and harnesses for airborne operations.

SOFIC 2018 | Leupold

LTO Tracker HD Thermal Viewer

The new LTO-Tracker HD uses 2nd generation thermal sensor detects heat out to 750 yards.

SOFIC 2018 | Heckler Koch

HK433

HK M110A1

   

MG4

SOFIC-HK-04171

MG5

SOFIC-HK-04162

MP7A2

MP5

SOFIC 2018 | Gerber

Empower Auto Opening Knife

   

US-Assist S30V (Assisted Opening) and Empower in Black with Stonewash Blade (Auto)

A very interesting low-vis piece, the MINI COVERT AUTO
COYOTE BROWN, BLACK BLADE, FINE EDGE
Automatic Opening Knife

 

Crisis Hook Knife

 

Strap Cutter

SOFIC 2018 | Matbock

The Sheath

This belt features a retractable 4000 lbs Kevlar lanyard with Dyneema stitching. The thin profile of the belt allows the belt to be worn through the belt loops of most combat pants, for a safe use even when leg harnesses are not worn.

Team Wendy and Ops Core Helmet Skins

MATBOCK Skins are a multi-layer adhesive/fabric laminate designed to give the user the ability to camouflage any surface desired. The Skins are waterproof and oil resistant, can be reused multiple times and are certified Near IR Compliant.

LIFT Ladder + Carbon Poles

 

S-LIFT + Carbon Poles

At 6.5 feet long, the stretcher is long enough to accommodate all operators and has a maximum carrying capacity of 400 lbs for both the operator and his/her gear. The stretcher has 5 handles per side to give each team a multitude of configurations for carrying a downed man. When paired with the Combat Carbon Poles (sold separately), you get the lightest semi-rigid expedient medical litter / stretcher available at only 3.5 lbs total weight. Combat Carbon Poles found here

Additionally, the litter collapses and zips together to form an essential multipurpose lightweight bag for operators to collect items such as Sensitive Site Exploitation (SSE) Material or gear from a downed man. The bag is augmented with a single adjustable strap for easy carry when loaded, a drawstring to secure the bag contents, and is small enough to fold up and be stored in a cargo pocket.

Packs + Plate Carriers

 

SOFIC 2018 | Glock 19X with Threaded Barrel

During SOFIC 2018 Glock showcased the model 19X with a factory made threaded barrel for muzzle device attachment.

SOFIC 2018 | Geissele Automatics: Project Joy

Mr. Geissele holding Project Joy, or the VSASS (Very long range Semi Auto Sniper System); a weapon platform that is chambered in .260 Rem but is soon going to available also in 7.62 NATO and 6.5 Creedmoor.
The weapon system is engineered and manufactured entirely by Geissele, including the innovative suppressor: Super Night Owl.

SOFIC 2018 | Beyond Clothing A3 – ALPHA LOCHI JACKET

The A3 Lochi Jacket is designed for active use in cold environments, and is reversible for low-profile use in urban environments. Polartec® Alpha® Insulation transfers moisture away from the body to keep you dry and warm, while the DWR treated nylon ripstop shell protects you from wind and rain. Light, highly compressible, breathable, and fast drying, the A3 Lochi Jacket is a low-profile alternative to the A3 Alpha Jacket.

Details:

  • Reversible
  • Insulated hood
  • Left Internal/Right External chest pocket
  • Hand Pockets
  • Highly compressible
  • Berry Complient

Materials:

  • 40D Nylon Ripstop with DWR
  • Polartec® Alpha® Insulation – 80g

Benefits:

  • Breathable
  • Water-Resistant
  • Wind-Resistant

Weight: 16.0 oz.

SOFIC 2018 | Barrett REC10

After years of development for a specific contract, Barrett Firearms has released the 308 variant of the REC7, the REC10.

SOFIC 2018 | Juggernaut Case

Juggernaut Case for smartphone + NAV BOARD LITE, Compass, GPS MOUNT, LED

Juggernaut Case IMPCT for Samsung S8 with Forearm Mount

The mount features a quick disconnect system and a BOA adjustment for added comfort and security.

Juggernaut Case Sleev

 

Original Juggernaut Case

Explorer Cases 15416 | The Longest Rifle Case

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The Explorer Cases 15416 is the longest rifle hard case available on the market and is able to carry an assembled .50 caliber sniper rifle. Due to the construction process and the due to the properties of the copolymer polypropylene, the case is rigid and provides protection along all axis of the content, despite the very generous dimensions.

Mechanical strength is one of the most important aspects with such a long case. In order to protect and maintain zero and POA/POI during transportation the case has to keep its rigidity without compromising transportability with excessive weight. The balance between ribbing and the polymer compound delivers a great result even with these dimensions.

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The protective hard case is a vital element in equipment transportation, protection and storage. The very close relationship between hard cases and firearms revolves around the key concept of having the firearms stored and protected in order to be combat-effective when taken out and utilized, even with minimal preparation.
One of the advantages of these protective solutions is that environmental effects do not alter the status of firearm during transport or storage. In the past, due to technological limitations, the ability to stored assembled rifles was compromised in some instances; for example, .50 BMG precision rifles or even sniper rifles with suppressors already attached (direct thread for example).

Wider Latches with Safe Button

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The larger dimensions require a more secure locking and sealing system, hence the wider latches with the addition of a safe button. To ensure the maximum protection and sealing consistency the case features 6 latches, 4 on the longer edge and 1 per each side.

Reinforced Hinges

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The four hinges are heavily reinforce and, despite the large dimension of the case, provide a smooth and unimpeded opening, even after being exposed to dusty or sandy environments. The case, when opened  while empty, does not tip.

Carrying Handles 

 

The 15416 case was designed specifically for platforms that are most likely going to be heavier; consequently the carrying method needs to be effective for the user without obstructing the operating procedures of the case. The dimension, position and build quality of the handles featured by Explorer Cases are functional and comfortable.

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Self-Lubricating Wheels

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The inherent nature of this case is to efficiently carry weapon platforms that usually require disassembly or two man operation. The wheels of the 15416 are oversize and provide, in conjunction with the rigidity of the case, a very effective carrying solution on all sorts of terrain, despite the heavy load.

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