AR500 Armor Level III Body Armor is manufactured from an extremely rugged ballistic grade steel core and coated with PAXCON (a division of Line-X) spall and fragmentation protective coating. The ballistic steel plate is unmatched in the industry and is formulated and treated specifically to specifications for improved consistency, durability, and then tested to NIJ standards. AR500 Armor ballistic plate core is stress fracture resistant, features an ultra-low profile ballistic core of only 0.26”, and is designed to handle extreme abuse in day to day use, training, and less than ideal storage conditions.
Level IIIA Rating: AR500 Armor body armor is Stand-Alone and Multi-Hit capable. Designed to defeat pistol calibers up to .44 Magnum, and .357 Sig at 1,430 FPS or lower, including all lesser pistol calibers.
- Level III Rating: Offers the most protection for your buck, and covers the most common threats one could encounter. 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. Protects against "penetrator" rounds such as the 5.56 M855/SS109 which are capable of defeating UHMWPE (lightweight) type level III body armor options.
The AR500 Armor 9.5” x 13” Backpack body armor is designed to be inserted into your daily carry backpack, providing rifle protection in a concealed environment. The Backpack body armor will fit nearly all backpacks on the market and fits easily into school bags and laptop pockets capable of accepting up to a 15.1” laptop; in most cases with the laptop in the pocket as well. Backpack body armor is the ideal choice for staying prepared in day to day life. Whether you keep a backpack in your truck or bring it to the office, you now have the ability to turn your every-day commuter back into an armored backpack capable of defeating heavy hitting rifle rounds. Have an option for protection regardless of your location with the AR500 Armor 9.5” x 13” backpack armor plate.
- 9.5” x 13” Backpack Armor fits into most school bags, laptop backs, commuter packs, tactical bags, luggage, large first aid kits, and even in the pocket behind the seat of your car.
- Designed for pockets that accept up to a 15.1” Laptop
- Works well with Trauma Pads
- Practical, concealable and low profile, you’ll be the only one who knows you're prepared
- Rifle protection on the go - whenever and whenever you need it
- Outlasts Ceramic, Dyneema, and UHMWPE constructed body armor
- Rugged, Reliable, and Stress Fracture Resistant
- Multi-Hit capable and Stand-Alone
- Level III Rifle threat rated for calibers up to 7.62x51 (.308 Winchester) at 2,780fps
- PAXCON (Line-X) Military grade anti-spall & fragmentation protective coating
- Fully sealed design protects from Liquids, Chemicals, and Harsh Elements
- Certification, Independent, and In-House Ballistic Resistant Testing & Quality Control
- Maintenance Free
- 0.26” Ultra low profile ballistic core