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Level IIIA Rimelig 6" x 8"



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AR500 Armor® Rimelig 6" x 8" Side IIIA Soft Body Armor
Size & Cut: 6” x 8” AR500 Armor® Side Body Armor, can be worn in conjunction with hard body armor plates and trauma pads and nearly all Plate Carriers Side Plate pockets that accept 6" x 8" side body armor

Weight: .70lb

Thickness: .40"

  Which IIIA Soft Armor to choose - AR500 Armor® Hybrid or Rimelig IIIA Soft Body Armor? 
AR500 Armor® Rimelig IIIA Soft Body Armor offers a high value solution to IIIA threat level calibers. Providing protection against the most common handgun calibers in existence. Our Rimelig line is extremely versatile and economic, affording anyone in the market for armor to stay protected knowing AR500 Armor has your back (or front!).
AR500 Armor® Hybrid IIIA Soft Body Armor sets the standard for top tier performance for the price. It truly is the pinnacle of modern soft body armor technology. With our Hybrid series we’ve created an armor system that retains and maximizes on all of the benefits the latest and great has to offer. Ultralight weight, thin, and flexible while exceeding IIIA body armor ratings in both threat protection and back face deformation performance – in addition to its ability to defeat some special threats outside of the IIIA rating.


Name in Bundles No
Manufacturer AR500 Armor
Armor Level Level IIIA (Rimelig)
Armor Threat Rating Level IIIA multi-hit protection against .357 SIG FMJ Flat Nose (FN) bullets with a specified mass of 8.1 g (125 gr) and a velocity of 1470 ft/s (+/- 30 ft/s) and with .44 Magnum Semi Jacketed Hollow Point (SJHP) bullets with a specified mass of 15.6 g (240 grain) 1430 ft/s (+/- 30 ft/s)
Dimensions 6" x 8"
Armor Construction Material Aramid Fiber, and Laminated Ripstop Nylon (sonic welded)
Armor Shelf Life 5 Years
Weight (LBS) 0.7000
Thickness 0.40"
Discontinued? No


Customer Reviews

Fantastic service Review by WAW
This is the second purchase from AR-500 and been very pleased with both. I was surprised at the fast turn around time and delivery on the 6x8" soft armor. (Posted on 12/28/2016)
Review from Dave Review by Dave
Very well made and super comfortable in my plate carrier (concealable option). I got it before the 4 weeks lead time. (Posted on 11/4/2015)

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