5.11 Tactical® Father’s Day Gift Guide

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 20, 2011
Contact: Tawny LaBarbera
tawnyl@511tactical.com

209-338-1352

5.11 Tactical® Father’s Day Gift Guide
Quality and Style Straight From His Wishlist

5.11 Tactical®, a manufacturer known for making quality public safety apparel and accessories, has become the leader of coveted products by Dad’s everywhere because of their tradition of innovation, value and quality.

$30 and under

The Wharn for Duty folding knife is a durable tool for an affordable price. This lightweight folding knife will be something that Dad will want to carry with him daily. The Plain edge blade with Black Oxide coating and is made of durable steel, good for a wide variety of uses, including small projects like opening the boxes of your other gifts, or big projects like making a rope swing. He’ll want this utility knife for his toolbox, the RV, or to take camping. The knife measure only 4” when folded. The handle is virtually indestructible and vented for better grip. A Teflon® coated clip is made for left or right carry options. Designed by Mike Vellekamp, designer of Blade-Tech and Fox Knives USA. Starting at $29.99.

$55 and under

One of our most popular products is the Taclite ® Shirt that comes in both short and long sleeves, and it’s sure to become his new favorite. Made of poly/cotton ripstop that resists fading and wrinkling, this lightweight fabric is treated with Teflon® to be stain, liquid, and soil resistant. This shirt features hidden documents pockets to safely hold his cell phone, knife, and wallet with easy-yet-protected access through the front chest. This shirt will be great to take travelling because it will look as nice coming out of the suitcase as it did going in. Offers a professional appearance that is also appropriate for casual environments, and the cape-back with mesh vent keeps him cool in any circumstance. Available in more than 5 colors. Starting at $54.99.

$70 and under

The MOAB 6 (Mobile Operation Attachment Bag™) is made to attach to 5.11 RUSH backpacks or be used separately as ambidextrous cross-body sling bags designed to allow full front-of-body access when pulled around to access a concealed Back-Up Belt System® pistol compartment. Designed to be the most comfortable single strap bag, The MOAB 6 is constructed of high-quality water-resistant nylon and durable zippers. Features innovative storage, interior admin panel and stash pockets, a fleece lined sunglass pocket and a cell phone pocket on the strap with pass-through for mic/earbuds. Available in Black and Sandstone. Starting at $69.99.

The Man Who Has Everything

For the gun enthusiast in your family, it’s time to get exact with 5.11’s Field Ops Watch with the field-proven SureshotÔ ballistic calculator. For scientific accuracy, he’ll input his ballistic (bore height, ballistic coefficient, muzzle velocity and zero range), environmental (range, temperature, altitude, inclination) and target (inclination angle, range-to-target) data and receive shooting results in MILS, TMOA and SMOA formats. The Field Ops Watch also includes a digital compass, as well as day, date, three time zones, alarm, chronograph (1/100th, lap time), countdown timer and hourly chime functions. The watch’s high-density, molded polycarbonate body features a unidirectional bezel, black face with chargeable luminescent markings and an extendable strap to accommodate gloves. 5.11 Tactical’s one-of-a-kind Field Ops Watch comes in coyote brown, OD green and black. Starting at $239.99.

5.11 Tactical has perfect gift for Dad. Purchase yours at your local 5.11 Tactical Full Line Dealer or visit www.511tactical.com.

About 5.11 Tactical Series®

Located in Modesto, California, 5.11 Tactical Series® creates innovative, user-required products that enhance the safety, speed and performance of law enforcement, military, fire and EMS professionals worldwide. Built on a foundation of durability, quality and value that began with the authentic 5.11 Tactical Pant, 5.11’s team of over 300 employees leads the industry in delivering the world’s most innovative gear, head to toe. By working directly with end-users and utilizing the expertise of highly-qualified subject matter experts, all 5.11 products exceed rigorous and exacting standards. Learn more about 5.11’s best-selling tactical clothing, uniforms, station-wear, outerwear, footwear and accessories at www.511tactical.com.