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Old 05-03-2016, 09:05 AM
Boyo Jim Boyo Jim is offline
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Originally Posted by Ranger Jeff View Post
Even if a vest stops the bullet from breaking the skin, there's still going to be some blunt force trauma. Yes, a broken or cracked rib or sternum can be painful, but considering the potential damage if they hadn't worn a vest, not too many guys are going to complain all that much.
On the contrary, I'd complain a LOT more because I'd be alive to complain. You wouldn't hear a peep out of me if I were dead.