LOW PROFILE VEST from Special Solutions Group

By: Special Solutions Group  13/08/2010
Keywords: Body Armor, bullet proof vests, Bomb Disposal Suit

 LOW PROFILE VEST Design FeaturesTabard style Vest with protection panels to cover the front, back, shoulders, neck and groin. The Garment design allows for interchange ability and upgrading of Armor protection levelsaccording to the customer's requirements.Special FeaturesThe Vest provides upper body protection to the central abdominal organs; heart, liver, kidney and spleen. Velcro adjustment on sides and shoulders allows variation of 10cm in waist size and 5cm ingarment length.Flexibility and low weight enables the jacket to be worn comfortably for long periods of duty without restricting wearer manoeuvrability. Neck and groin protection panels are detachable. Outer GarmentThe outer garment is washable and made with high quality 500D Nylon Cordura fabric that is specially treated to be water repellent, and abrasion resistant.The innermost layer is made with “3-D air mesh” fabric, which draws perspiration away from the wearer’s body and facilitates airflow to ensure maximum comfort. All camouflage designs and solid colours can be mimicked to suit customer requirements. Lumbar SupportAn integrated Body Belt greatly improves the ergonomic characteristics of the Vest and provides continuous comfort during lengthy periods of wear. Independent medical consultants have endorsed the Body Belt feature  Armour PanelsThe Armor Panels are made with Light Weight UDX which is uni-directional Aramid fibre laminated together with thermoplastic adhesives. This unique solution provides extremely flexible ballisticprotection in accordance with NIJ 0101.04 Area of Density:-1) NIJ IIIA (9mm and .357 Magnum) - 3.50 kg/m²2) NIJ IIIA (.357 Magnum and 44 Magnum) - 5.40 kg/m²The panels are encapsulated in waterproof and UV lightproof Nylonfabric that is vacuum-sealed with ultrasonic welding. Coverage Area Total coverage area of the Armor Panels in Square metres is:                         Medium           Large           X-Large Front                0.18                0.20              0.22 Back                 0.22                0.24              0.26 Shoulder          0.03                0.03              0.03 Total m2          0.43                0.47               0.51   Weight of the vest Total weight of the complete vest are as follows:                       Medium            Large           X-Large NIJ II               1.90               2.30              2.40 NIJ IIA             2.90               3.20              3.40   Carry bagEach Vest comes complete with a Polyester Fabric Carry Bag.WarrantyThe Outer Garment and Armor Panels are guaranteed againstinferior quality materials and workmanship for a period of one andfive years respectively.

Keywords: Body Armor, Bomb Disposal Suit, bullet proof vests