Weighs only 6lbs. ea. compared to AR500 level IV steel plates that weight twice as much (12lbs ea).
This Level IV armor plate can be used for front or back protection. It has a ceramic core and is encapsulated in an ultra high molecular weight polyethylene known as UHMWPE. It has a width and height of 10″ x 12″ and fits all standard plate carrier vests. Plate has an ergonomic “shooters-Cut” so as to not impinge or restrict movement of the arms at the forward shoulder position.