Our most popular Ceramic FRONT Rifle Plate
Level IV WITH A LEVEL III-A VEST SUPPORTING
Triple-Curved to hug your body, plus extra taper for more freedom of movement.
The Back Plate is also Triple-Curved but rectangular
(still with nicely rounded corners).
Ultra-LIGHT Polyethylene Rifle Plate
Level III Stand-Alone
Untapered Single Curve for the Back shown above
The Front Plate is tapered at the top for more freedom of movement
like the Ceramic Rifle Plate above
Ceramic vs. Polyethylene Comparison
Side by Side Comparison of a 0.5" thick TRIPLE-Curve Ceramic Rifle Plate on the Left,
versus the 1.0" thick SINGLE-Curve ULTRA-LIGHT Polyethylene on the right.
From Left to Right:
LEFT Level III Steel, SINGLE Curve, ~0.25" / 6 mm thick
CENTER Level IV WITH A LEVEL III-A VEST SUPPORTING, Ceramic, TRIPLE-Curved, ~0.5", 13 mm thick
RIGHT For comparison, an older, thicker plate you might find elsewhere, a SINGLE curve Level IV Stand-Alone Ceramic, ~0.7", 18 mm thick
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See the Rifle Plates Ballistic Testing PHOTOS