Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) and Answers

DO I NEED A PERMIT OR LICENSE TO OWN OR WEAR BODY ARMOR? NO. Body armor is a perfectly legal product, designed for defense and there are no restrictions to prevent you from purchasing, owning or wearing it. There are severe criminal penalties if you commit a crime while wearing body armor. *Buyer has a […]

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IDF External Bulletproof Vest

External Bulletproof Vest with shoulder and detachable groin protection Upgradable to level III or IV. Especially designed for law enforcement organisations and security personnels. Ballistic Protection level IIIA protects against most handgun threats as .40 S&W; FMJ, .22 LR, .38 ACP, .45 ACP, 9 mm, .357 Magnum, .357 SIG, .44 Magnum, 12 ga. shotgun Advantages & Benefits: High […]

IDF Standard Bulletproof Vest

Ballistic Protection level IIIA protects against most handgun threats as .40 S&W; FMJ, .22 LR, .38 ACP, .45 ACP, 9 mm, .357 Magnum, .357 SIG, .44 Magnum, 12 ga. shotgun Advantages & Benefits: Stylish, Water resistant and Windbreaker High Protection Level IIIA – Front, Back and Side Manufactured with 24 layers of Goldflex, the most advanced […]

Bulletproof Vests Legality

Bulletproof vests are legal in most countries. United States law restricts bulletproof vests for convicted criminals. Many US states also have penalties for possession or use of body armour. In other states, such as Kentucky, they do not prohibit possession, but deny probation or parole for a person convicted of certain violent crimes while wearing […]

Care and Maintenance

Cleaning Clean as soon as possible after wearing. Most mild liquid detergents are satisfactory. Warm water only. Do not immerse the vest in water. Sponge all the surfaces of the vest. The worst areas may require light scrubbing (a soft bristle brush is recommended). Sponge off with clean water. Dry with a soft cloth (Chamois). […]

Armour Levels

Armour Level (lowest to highest) Protects Against Type IIA 9 mm FMJ RN slow velocity .22 LR .25 ACP / 6.35mm Browning .32 ACP/ 7.65mm Browning .38 ACP .40 S&W; FMJ .45 ACP 12 ga. 00 Buck (shotgun) This armour protects against 9 mm FMJ RN (Full Metal Jacketed Round Nose) bullets, with nominal masses […]