COMPARISON OF FIRST TACTICAL SPECIALIST BDU PANT AGAINST 5.11 TACTICAL PANT
First Tactical Men’s specialist BDU pants and 511 tactical men’s pants are both designed for law enforcement and security personnels and they are both designed with special features and characteristics that enable easy and quality use for individuals.
The First Tactical men’s specialist BDU pant’s price is $39.99 while the 511 tactical men’s pant is $49.99. The men’s specialist BDU pant is the combination of traditional BDU style with a modern fit and double polyester + stain repellant finish while the 511 tactical men’s pant is made of tough and durable cotton. The men’s specialist BDU pant is made of 6.2 oz (polyester) compared to the 511 tactical men’s pant which is made of 8.5 oz cotton canvas.
The 511 tactical men’s pant is designed with extra pockets for tactical use compared to the men’s BDU pants which has a specialized cargo pocket design meant for the high demands of different jobs. Both pants are light in weight, very comfortable to use, suitable for different weathers and can be held up perfectly. They also both have YKK zipper and prym snaps.
The men’s specialist BDU pant is designed with a running gusset for unrestricted movement and the 511 tactical men’s pant is designed with kneepads and action waistbands. Both pants are available in different sizes (28-54) and lengths (30-36). The men’s specialist BDU pant is made of duraflex cord locks while the 511 tactical men’s pant is made up of bar tacking at major seams and stress points.
While both pants are suitable for law enforcement functions, First Tactical is a newcomer to the field and offers their product for 20% cheaper than 5.11 without any noticeable drawback.