The 5th Gen Black OPS builds on its heritage with increased tactical material and features. MERC 5™ technology utilizes CNC machined G10 and aircraft grade aluminum. Super tough black type III “hard anodized” coating is added for a non-glare, field ready finish. These, in combination with proprietary HIT™ technology and QLC™ locking crowns create the ultimate in lightweight, low bulk protection that meets military specification drop-test requirements. Black OPS is the ultimate in covert protection.