It looks like it won't be long before anyone can afford a suit of their very own Power Armor - for just $2000 (USD)!
Already, he says, the suit has stood up to bullets from high-powered
weapons, including an elephant gun. The suit was empty during the
ballistics tests, but he's more than ready to put it on and face live
"I would do it in an instant," he said. "Bring it on."
he returned to Hamilton to show off the suit, hoping to generate some
publicity that will get him the meetings he wants with military and
On Saturday, he plans to wear it to Nathan
Phillips Square in downtown Toronto and wait for the reporters. It
shouldn't take long to create a stir.
Hurtubise, 43, wore his
suit -- helmet and all -- on the four-hour drive down south, partly as
a way of making sure it would be comfortable enough in the field. Even
sitting on his armoured butt cheeks, he said he was fine.
All the protection, and none of the discomfort!
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