- Male Fitting and made to a high standard by Aegis Engineering UK
- Made from a hard wearing and durable Cordura type fabric, designed to withstand weather and
resist damage from scratches and scrapes
- Radio loops on chest
- Elasticated waist adjusters & adjustable shoulders
- 2 panel design ensures all round protection
This vest is UK HG1a and comparable to US NIJ Level 2 armour and protects against 8 g (124 gr) 9 mm FMJ RN bullets at a velocity of 398 m/s± 9.1 m/s (1305 ft/s ± 30 ft/s) and 10.2 g (158 gr) .357 Magnum Jacketed Soft Point bullets at a velocity of 436 m/s ± 9.1 m/s (1430 ft/s ± 30 ft/s). And all lesser threats.
This vest is also KR1 standard and is designed to offer protection against knives commonly found in the UK, they include hunting and craft knives as well as
military, spring loaded and other bladed
instruments and the test is carried out using an ‘engineered’ blade.
This vest also has enhanced SP protection against spikes, shanks & hypodermic needles.
** Complies with NIJ Standard-0101.06 for Ballistic Resistance of Body Armour. **