Rothco's Molle Plate Carrier Vest is constructed with Heavy Weight 600 Denier Polyester and features Molle webbing that covers most of the vest and is ideal for attaching modular pouches and accessories. The vest has 13.75" x 10.25" x 1" front and back internal sleeves for soft armor and plates and the vest includes an adjustable / detachable cummerbund with pockets for side panel plates. Includes two 10" x 12" AR500 NIJ certified plates.
Material Specs: 600 Denier Polyester
Gender / Age: Adult
It includes the following:
1. Combat Tested Rothco Modular Plate Carrier (Choose your color).
NOTE! This vest will accept our side plates which are NOT INCLUDED. Please check our store for packages that include side plate protection.
Size: One size fits most S-XXL.
2. Level III Stand Alone Steel Rifle Plates (2) 10 x 12 Comfort Curve Shooters Cut Plates Included Weight approx. 8.3 lbs.each
** This model complies with NIJ Standard-0101.06 for Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor when the plates are installed in the carrier, the carrier itself provides NO PROTECTION! **
Capabilities Of Armor: All of our rifle plates are based on the Level III platform with a Brinnell rating of 500+
The Brinell hardness test is commonly used to determine the hardness of materials like metals and alloys.The test is achieved by applying a known load to the surface of the tested material through a hardened steel ball of known diameter. The diameter of the resulting permanent impression in the tested metal is measured and the Brinell Hardness Number is calculated. "Multi-hit capability
"Defeats 7.62x54mm R LPS 148.0 gr. at 2400+ fps multi-hit (6+rounds)
"Defeats 5.56x45mm M855 Ball 62.0 gr. at 3300+ fps multi-hit (6+ rounds)
"Defeats 7.62x51mm M80 at 2925+ fps multi-hit (6 rounds)
"Defeats 7.62mm NATO 148 gr. (.308 caliber) FMJ at 2780 fps multi-hit (6 rounds)
"Defeats .223 with only slight dimples in target at 80-100 yards (6 rounds)
Remember that there are many factors that influence any type of body armor, position,angles, bullet type, bullet load, weapon type, cover, ect. The term "bulletproof" is a myth. The object of body armor is to reduce the trauma caused by the "hit" or "multiple hits". The body armor is to keep you in the fight until the threat(s) are eliminated.
The buyer of this auction certifies you are a law abiding adult and have NO FELONY CONVICTIONS. Any known felon to possess body armor under State or Federal law is an immediate violation and you will be subject to arrest. By purchasing this body armor you agree and hold harmless the seller due to any risks or misuse, and will not hold the seller of this auction liable in any way. In addition, the seller will not assume or authorize any person to hold the seller or it's owners or agents liable in regards to the sale or intended use of the above item sold. No warranty for misuse, destructive testing or improper care will be valid including refunds on the Level III rifle plates. All carriers that are defective upon arrival will be replaced, however the defective carrier or attachments must be sent back to the seller. Any statement made in writing or verbally on the sale of the above auction, shall not validate the warranty that the above auction. Any images, testing data or descriptions or verbal communications are intended to be informational based on the best technical test data available and not a warranty of the above auction in any way. The sellers representation of the above auction, limits any type of warranty, or liability related to the use of the above merchandise. You must obey all laws both State and Federal including the safe practices while shooting. This includes the use of any and all safety equipment while using this product.
Export of this product is restricted under US ITAR rules. NO INTERNATIONAL SALES PERIOD! This includes Canada.