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[[Liquid body armor]] is a more advanced version of [[cloth armour]] and is a heavy duty body suit tailored from ballistic cloth, with the layers of cloth impregnated with [[wikipedia: Dilatant|Shear thickening fluid]]. The fabric absorbs impact energy and distributes the blow over the body, which possibly results in bruising.
 
[[Liquid body armor]] is a more advanced version of [[cloth armour]] and is a heavy duty body suit tailored from ballistic cloth, with the layers of cloth impregnated with [[wikipedia: Dilatant|Shear thickening fluid]]. The fabric absorbs impact energy and distributes the blow over the body, which possibly results in bruising.
 
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While this sort of clothing is not suitable for formal use, it does not appear out of place in casual settings, and is not culturally perceived as armor.
 
While this sort of clothing is not suitable for formal use, it does not appear out of place in casual settings, and is not culturally perceived as armor.
 
   
 
   

Latest revision as of 18:42, 10 November 2017

Liquid Body Armor
Type Protective gear
Tech Level 9
Size 4.5l
Weight 2kg
Cost Cr750
Liquid body armor is a more advanced version of cloth armour and is a heavy duty body suit tailored from ballistic cloth, with the layers of cloth impregnated with Shear thickening fluid. The fabric absorbs impact energy and distributes the blow over the body, which possibly results in bruising.

While this sort of clothing is not suitable for formal use, it does not appear out of place in casual settings, and is not culturally perceived as armor.

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