5.11 creates superior products that enhance the safety, accuracy, speed and performance of law enforcement, military and firefighting professionals. Built on a foundation of durability, quality and value, 5.11 leads the industry in delivering functionally innovative gear, head to toe. CMC Government Supply is a 5.11 full line dealer. You can order our best-selling 5.11 tactical clothing, uniforms, outerwear, footwear, eyewear, duty knives, tactical gear, holsters and more on our website. All 5.11 orders placed online are shipped directly to you from 5.11, so please alow a few extra days for them to process and ship your order.
We are often asked by our customers "What does 5.11 stand for?" 5.11 Tactical Pants were originally developed for rock climbing. “5.11” is a rock climbing difficulty level as listed in the Yosemite Decimal System. With skill levels ranging from 5.0 (easy) to 5.10 (difficult), 5.11 is even more grueling. 5.11 is officially defined as, “After thorough inspection, you conclude this move is obviously impossible; however, occasionally someone actually accomplishes it.”