- Revolutionizing Range Safety: The Essential Shift to CRS High-Density Ballistic Rubber on a Global Scale
Transition to Global Usage of CRS High-Density Rubber In the ever-evolving landscape of ballistic training and safety environments, the importance of using the right materials cannot be overstated. This is where Cumberland Rubber Supply (CRS) distinguishes itself as a leader
- How to cut Rubber Parts
Cutting Rubber Before diving into cutting techniques, it’s crucial to understand high density rubber’s properties. This material is designed to be durable, dense, and elastic to effectively capture bullets and reduce ricochet. These same properties, however, make it challenging to
- Thanksgiving and Exclusive Post-Thanksgiving Discount
Thanksgiving Closure and Exclusive Post-Thanksgiving Discount from Cumberland Rubber Dear Valued Customers and Partners, We will be closed a half day November 22nd, the full Day November 23rd. and the full day November 24th As the holiday season approaches, Cumberland
- CEO of the Year – 2023
Rubber Products Supply CEO of the Year Cumberland Rubber Supply LLC, an industry leader in large geometrical rubber part supply and manufacturing, has recently been in the spotlight for a remarkable achievement. Its CEO, William Alpsteg, has been honored as
- High-Density vs. Composite Ballistic Rubber
The market for ballistic rubber is replete with claims and counterclaims about the superiority of one product over another. Manufacturers often tout proprietary blends or special processes, suggesting that these factors result in a ballistic rubber that stands above the
- CRS Ballistic Block vs .223
Unbelievable but True: CRS Ballistic Rubber Fully Encapsulates .223 Ammo! In the world of firearms and shooting ranges, safety is, and always should be, the number one priority. From protective gear to the materials used in shooting ranges, every single
- Support Viv’s Troop in The Extra Mile!
Rally Behind Viv’s Troop in The Extra Mile Journey At Cumberland Rubber Supply (CRS), our core values resonate deeply with initiatives that focus on giving back. That’s why this year, we’re proud to donate to Viv’s Troop and The Extra
- CRS Ribbed Ballistic Panel
Cumberland Rubber Supply Acoustic Ballistic Ribbed Rubber Anti-Ricochet Panels Description: Experience unrivaled safety and acoustic improvements with our revolutionary ballistic rubber anti-ricochet panels. Crafted with meticulous precision, our panels offer robust protection against ricochet and splatter, providing an unprecedented layer
- Happy 4th of July
Happy Independence Day! CRS will be observing the spirit of Independence Day and will be closing early on July 3rd, and taking a full day off on July 4th. We do this not just in celebration, but in honor of
- What does Vulcanized mean?
“Vulcanized” is a term that refers to a specific chemical process used to enhance the properties of rubber, making it more durable, elastic, and resistant to environmental factors such as temperature and chemicals. The term originates from Vulcan, the Roman god of fire, highlighting the heat involved in the process. Vulcanization fundamentally changes the molecular structure of rubber, transforming it from a sticky, malleable substance into a strong, resilient material suitable for a wide range of applications.
- Memorial Day
Dear Valued Customers, We hope this message finds you well. We wanted to inform you that Cumberland Rubber Supply will be closed in observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 29, 2023. Memorial Day is a time for us to
- Strength Training Sledgehammer Exercises with CRS Sledgehammer Blocks
Strength Training Sledgehammer Exercises with CRS Sledgehammer Blocks Sledgehammer exercises have gained popularity as a versatile tool for strength and power development, making them an excellent addition to any training program. Not only do they help improve overall strength and
- Ballistic Rubber: What is Anti-Ricochet?
Ballistic rubber is a synthetic material that has been engineered to possess unique ballistic properties. It has become a popular material for use in gun ranges due to its ability to mitigate the risk of ricochet, which is when a
- Bulletproofing for Homes and Businesses
In the present times, safety and security have become extremely crucial, and it is essential to safeguard oneself and one’s property from potential threats. Regardless of whether you are a homeowner or a business owner, taking necessary precautions to ensure
- Good Friday & Easter
Dear valued customers, Please be informed that Cumberland Rubber Supply will be closed on April 7, 2023, in observance of Good Friday. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Happy Easter! If you have any urgent inquiries or concerns,
- The Rubber Match and The CRS Tour
The first event of the CRS Tour The CRS Tours’ first event, “The Rubber Match” is set to be an exciting and charitable event that will take place in Las Vegas. The match will kick off the CRS Tour Sponsored
- Armored Steel and Ballistic Rubber Bullet Trap: Modular Design
Ballistic Rubber Bullet Trap: Modular Design When it comes to shooting ranges or facilities, safety should always be the top priority. This is why having a reliable bullet trap is crucial to ensure that everyone involved is protected from potential
- The Innovative DIY Customers of Cumberland Rubber Supply
Home Do-It-Yourself Ballistic Rubber Projects At Cumberland Rubber Supply, we are proud to serve a diverse range of customers who embody the do-it-yourself spirit. Many of our customers are highly skilled and possess a level of ingenuity that is becoming
- White Ballistic Rubber: The Ideal Material for Projector Screens in Gun Ranges
White Ballistic Rubber Projector Screens for Gun Ranges When it comes to gun ranges and projection screens, safety and durability are two key considerations. That’s why white ballistic rubber is the ideal choice for these applications. This high-quality material is
- Happy Ground Hog Day!
Happy Ground Hog Day! Groundhog Day is here and everyone is eager to know what the future holds for winter weather. The tradition of Groundhog Day originates from Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania. The event happens at Gobbler’s Knob. Interesting fact, CRS rubber is
- CRS Anti-Ricochet Ballistic Sheets and Ballistic Panels in Action
CRS Anti-Ricochet Ballistic Sheets and Ballistic Panels in Action At Cumberland Rubber Supply, we are committed to providing the highest quality materials to ensure a safe environment for live-fire training and shooting ranges. Our aim is to offer only the
- Are you using the right product for your granulated rubber backstop?
Granulated Rubber Berm Granulated rubber is a popular choice for use as a berm backstop at shooting ranges. This material is known for its ability to effectively trap and contain bullets, making it a safe and reliable option for use
- Shot Show 2023
Cumberland Rubber Supply (CRS) is excited to announce that we will be in Las Vegas for the 2023 Shot Show! The Shot Show is the largest and most comprehensive trade show for professionals in the shooting, hunting, and outdoor industry, and we are thrilled to be a part of it.
- CRS at the Rink!
The Hohenwald, Tennessee, Christmas rink by Hope Hohenwald is a beloved holiday tradition for residents and visitors alike. This year, the rink added a CRS feature, CRS Athletic Rubber Flooring, providing a safe and enjoyable skating experience for all.
- What we do at CRS:
Ballistic Rubber: CRS is the leading seller of ballistic rubber products. Ballistic rubber is specifically designed to increase safety in shooting ranges by decreasing ricochet. It is often used in military and law enforcement applications.
- Large Rubber Parts
Our company specializes in the design and manufacture of large geometric rubber parts. From big blocks to slabs to intricate 4D designs, we have the capabilities to produce a wide range of rubber products to meet the unique needs of our clients.
- Happy New Year!
Best wishes in 2023! We will be operating in limited capacity December 30. Feel free to send any inquiries to email@example.com, and we will get back to you as soon as possible. We wish you a prosperous New Year! And
- Merry Christmas!
Happy Holidays! This holiday season, Cumberland Rubber Supply will be closed on December 23rd & 26th to celebrate Christmas. For any inquiries during this time, please reach out via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or leave us a voicemail message at 615-338-5831
- Welcome to Cumberland Rubber Supply
Find out what’s new at CRS. Cumberland Rubber Supply is a leader in the rubber industry and never fails to stay ahead of the curve. From launching innovative projects, to exhibiting at trade shows and sharing ballistic videos, Cumberland Rubber
- The Relationship Between Tensile Strength, Elongation, & Modulus
The Relationship Between Tensile Strength, Elongation, & Modulus Tensile strength, elongation, and modulus are three key physical properties of rubber and polyurethane materials that greatly impact their performance and suitability for different applications. These properties are used as qualifications during
- Happy Thanksgiving!
Happy Thanksgiving! We will be closed Thursday & Friday November 24th & 25th If you need anything, email email@example.com and we will get back to you as soon as possible. Happy Thanksgiving! We will be closed Thursday & Friday November
Durometer is a term that is commonly used in the world of materials science. It refers to a standardized method of measuring the hardness of various materials, including rubber (elastomers) and plastics. The measurement of hardness is an important aspect
- How to Glue Ballistic Rubber to a Surface
How to Glue Ballistic Rubber to Steel At CRS, we get a lot of questions about the best way to glue our ballistic rubber parts to a surface. The majority of customers will be gluing the material to steel, cement,
- The use of Ballistic Rubber
Ballistic rubber is a material used in the construction of live fire training facilities, such as those found in shooting ranges, military training facilities, and police training. It is made from rubber that has been specially formulated to be able to absorb the kinetic energy of a projectile and prevent ricochets.
- There’s something bigger we focus on?
Product Improvement! We focus on improving and showing what our product can do. Innovation is the most important thing at CRS. At CRS, we don’t spend money on advertising. We don’t make up little gimmicks and word salad to convince
- Hollow Point vs Full Metal Jacket
What happens when you shoot hollow point rounds into Ballistic Rubber? And how does it compare to FMJ? If you look closely at the side-by-side photos, the Hollow Point round takes more away from the ballistic rubber sheet than the FMJ. The ballistic rubber product is made to self-heal, meaning it will revert back to its original form. The only hindrance is when the bullet takes rubber with it.
- How many rounds can a 9x12x24 block take?
If you’re in the market for a ballistic block or blocks, you might be wondering how many rounds it can take before it needs to be replaced. The answer to that question, it can take a lot. When it comes to durability, the CRS 9″x12″x24″ ballistic block is in a league of its own.
- What is a shoot house?
A shoot house, also known as a kill house, is a type of live fire shooting range that is used to train military, law enforcement, and other personnel in close quarters combat (CQC) environments. In a CQC environment, there is little to no room for error, which is why training in a shoot house is so important.
- How to Improve Your Hunting Skills
So you want to be a better hunter, eh? I don’t blame you. After all, hunting is both a challenging and rewarding sport. And there’s nothing quite like the feeling of finally bagging that trophy buck you’ve been chasing for seasons. But becoming a better hunter takes more than just wishing for it—it takes practice. A lot of practice.
- Ballistic Rubber Targets!
CRS works with ID Targets to provide safe self-healing targets for your shooting experience. They are great because there is no splashback when you shoot! You get all the same markers as on paper targets with the ability to reuse the parts 3000+ times.
- Level 1 & Level 3 Ballistic Fiberglass
Level 1 and Level 3 Ballistic fiberglass are two of the most commonly used products for protecting facilities. They are effective at stopping certain types of projectiles and are tested and certified by UL (Underwriters Laboratory), the primary testing organization
- Granulated Rubber in Bullet Traps
CRS is the leading supplier of granulated rubber. Granulated rubber is a significant product for many shooting ranges. It is used to slow and capture rounds in a range. We work with all branches of the government, police departments, and public and private shooting ranges.
- Can CRS Ballistic Ballistic Rubber Products Be Used for Air Rifles?
At CRS, we pride ourselves on the versatility of our products. Our ballistic parts can be used for a variety of applications, including air rifles. As you can see in the video, our customer was able to use our ballistic parts for an air rifle application with great success.
- Custom Rubber Solutions for Your Complex Projects
At CRS, we understand that not all projects are the same. That’s why we offer custom rubber solutions for your complex projects, no matter the requirements. Whether you need products that can handle thousands of rounds in a gun range or thousands of lbs of pressure, we can provide a high-quality custom solution.
- CRS one-of-a-kind solutions
We love being able to provide the shooting sports industry with custom ballistic rubber solutions and superior safety products vs the standard glue and rubber products offered to ranges.
When our customer reached out to us for anti-ricochet panels they gave us non standard sizing that would require custom sizing adding some extra lead time to the project.
- The Alameda Block 9.5″ x 9.5″ x 72″
At CRS, our goal is to protect your team and equipment on the range during live fire training. That’s why our Jigsaw Ballistic Knee Wall Blocks are made of high-density anti-ricochet ballistic rubber. This product ensures the safety of your personnel as well as any other objects in proximity from being hit by bouncebacks. These 275 lbs blocks won’t budge.
- Ballistic Blocks for live fire training
For close quarters training, CRS offers high quality rubber blocks for modern indoor shooting ranges. If you’re a civilian or law enforcement looking to take your skills beyond the range with state of art products then look no further than this Cumberland Rubber Supply store!
- CRS Tough Mud Flaps
Built to withstand anything, CRS builds tough parts. Mud flaps go through the most rigorous conditions imaginable and are used every day in some of America’s toughest installations. Mud flaps see sunshine as well as rain or snow with no problem at all. These durable creations can be found on interstates and highways throughout North American.
- CRS Athletic
CRS Athletic is the CRS brand for high impact sports training. If you have an tendency to beat the crap out of materials used in your workouts, then we’ve got what it takes! Our high-density parts are used where high
- CRS vs The Other Guys
Ever wonder what a CRS Ballistic Block looks like after 3000 rounds compared to “the other guys”? Check out this video; it should give you some perspective on CRS longevity. 3000 rounds and counting! Let us look into the math
- About Aircraft Ballasts
Ballast is a weight, usually of rubber, or sand, used in an aircraft or ship to attain the desired balance when the center of gravity is not within limits or is not at the location selected by the operator. It
- CRS Impact Rubber
We not only provide high-impact parts, but we also offer the ability to customize. Customized rubber parts can give you a competitive edge. Cumberland Rubber Supply can create the perfect solution for you, whether you need a special size or
- CRS will be closed Friday 6.10.22
CRS will be closed for a special day on Friday, June 10, 2022If you need anything, please email firstname.lastname@example.org call: 615-338-5831 (please leave a detailed voice mail, and we will get back to you on Monday)
- Hitting CRS Ballistic Rubber at a 10° Angle
Test to see what happens when a CRS High Denisty Ballistic Ruber Panel gets hit from a 10° angle. We tested the panel from a side angle with a .380 ACP 90 grain FMJ.
- Building a bullet trap?
Rubber ballistic panels are ideal for protecting users from splatter, ricochets or spalling off of wall surfaces, bulkheads or knee walls. A perfect case use is in shoothouses or tactical ranges of all types. CRS Ballistic high density solid rubber
- CRS Ballistic Rubber Panels
Rubber ballistic panels are ideal for protecting users from splatter, ricochets, or spalling off of wall surfaces, bulkheads or knee walls. A perfect case use is in shoothouses or tactical ranges of all types. CRS Ballistic high-density solid rubber is
- Memorial Day
CRS will be closed Monday, May 30, in honor of Memorial Day. On Memorial Day, we remember those who gave their lives, so we could live free. For our freedoms: freedom of speech, freedom to worship, freedom to assemble, freedom