Level III+ Body Armor
AR500 Armor® Level III+ (High Velocity Rifle) Body Armor
Our Level III+ body armor features an improved ultra-hard ballistic steel core, further enhancing performance over our level III line. With nearly 30% increased core strength, our level III+ is capable of defeating higher level rifle threats. Level III+ armor offers enhanced ballistic protection against following threats:
- Independently tested and rated to NIJ 0101.06 standards to defeat six (6) rounds of 7.62x51 M80 NATO Ball from 51’ at 2,780 feet per second.
- Special Threat tested to defeat 5.56 x45 M193 and 5.56x45 M855/SS109 (Penetrators) at 3,100 feet per second.
- Special Threat tested to defeat 7.62x51 M80 NATO Ball (non-AP) at 3,100 feet per second.
- Special Threat tested to defeat 7.62x51 Black Tip AP (Armor Piercing) at 2,800 feet per second.
Our newest Generation II design improves ergonomics and comfort. Every curve and cut was designed to improve comfort, maximize protection of your vitals, and minimize weight.
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