Oregon Ballistic Laboratories (OBL) is an NIJ certified, NVLAP accredited body armor testing laboratory (NVLAP Lab Code 200826-0) capable of performing all portions of NIJ Standard 0101.06, including the hard and soft armor environmental conditioning cycles. OBL is also certified by the US Army Aberdeen Test Center to perform testing in the Hard Armor and Soft Armor commodity areas. OBL is also under a 5 year contract with the NYPD to perform all LAT testing on new and used body armor.
OBL’s accreditation and certification documents can be viewed here.
The pairing of skilled staff and specialty equipment allows OBL to provide rapid test results with unparalleled precision. From the initial R&D process to final certification, OBL is dedicated to the success of our body armor customers by providing prompt and accurate data. In addition to our technical expertise, we are also experts in ITAR compliance and welcome inquires from international armor manufacturers.
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