Outer Cover for body armor model BA8000 (all sizes)

Outer Cover for body armor model BA8000 (all sizes)

Outer Cover for body armor model BA8000 (all sizes)

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The complete cover for the soft armor in body armor model BA8000 (all sizes).

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The complete cover for the soft armor in body armor model BA8000 (all sizes).

Sizes Table

Body Armor & Bulletproof measurements 

Chest Size:

Jacket Sizes1

U.S.

Generic

Centimeters

34

XS

86

36

S

92

38

M

96

40

M

102

42

L

106

44

L

112

46

XL

117

48

XL

122

50

XXL

127

52

XXL

132

54

XXXL

137

56

XXXL

142

58

XXXXL

147

60

XXXXL

152

1Measured around the chest, just under the armpits.

 

Torso Size:

The vest length protecting area size is according to shoulder bone to belly button.

(The vest can be adjusted and fine-tuning too)

The length measurements of the protection area are: 

For size M   – length: back 40cm – front 41cm = 16 inch 

For size L    – length: back 43cm – front 44cm = 17 inch

For size XL  – length: back 46cm – front 47cm = 18 inch

Weight of ballistic vest:

Size M  = 2.4kg, 

Size L   = 2.6kg, 

Size XL = 2.8kg

Ballistic Level

Ballistic Protection Classification table

Armour Level

(lowest to highest)

Protects Against

Type I:

  • 0.22 LR
  • 0.380 ACP

This armor would protect against 2.6 g (40 gr) .22 Long Rifle Lead Round Nose (LR LRN) bullets at a velocity of 329 m/s (1080 ft/s ± 30 ft/s) and 6.2 g (95 gr) .380 ACPFull Metal Jacketed Round Nose (FMJ RN) bullets at a velocity of 322 m/s (1055 ft/s ± 30 ft/s). It is no longer part of the standard.

Type IIA:

             9 mm FMJ RN slow velocity

  • 0.22 LR
  • 0.25 ACP / 6.35mm Browning
  • 0.32 ACP/ 7.65mm Browning
  • 0.38 ACP
  • 0.40 S&W FMJ 
  • 0.45 ACP
  • 12 ga. 00 Buck (shotgun)

This armour protects against 9 mm FMJ RN (Full Metal Jacketed Round Nose) bullets, with nominal masses of 8.0 g (124 gr) at a reference velocity of 355 ± 9.1 m/s (1165 ± 30 ft/s) and .40 S&W FMJ (Full Metal Jacketed) bullets, with nominal masses of 11.7 g (180 gr) at a reference velocity of 325± 9.1 m/s (1065 ± 30 ft/s).

It also provides protection against 12 gauge shotgun buckshot (9 pellet) and birdshot.

Type II:

  • Typical 9 mm FMJ RN
  • 0.357 Magnum JSP

This armour protects against 9 mm FMJ RN (Full Metal Jacketed Round Nose) bullets, with nominal masses of 8.0 g (124 gr) at a reference velocity of 379 ± 9.1 m/s (1245 ± 30 ft/s) and .357 Magnum JSP (Jacketed Soft Point) bullets, with nominal masses of 10.2 g (158 gr) at a reference velocity of 408 ± 9.1 m/s (1340 ± 30 ft/s). 

It also provides protection against threats mentioned in [Type IIA].

Type IIIA:

  • 0.357 SIG FMJ FN
  • 0.44 Magnum SJHP

12 ga. rifled slug (shotgun)

Against most handgun threats:

This armour protects against .357 SIG FMJ FN (Full Metal Jacketed Flat Nose) bullets, with nominal masses of 8.1 g (125 gr) at a reference velocity of 430 ± 9.1 m/s (1410 ± 30 ft/s) and .44 Magnum SJHP (Semi Jacketed Hollow Point) bullets, with nominal masses of 15.6 g (240 gr) at a reference velocity of 408 ± 9.1 m/s (1340 ± 30 ft/s). 

It also provides protection against 12 gauge rifled slug, as well as the threats mentioned in [Types IIA, and II].

Type III: (Rifles)

  • 7.62 mm FMJ
  • 0.30 carbine
  • 0.223 remington / 5.56 mm FMJ

Grenade shrapnel

Against high-powered rifles:

This armour protects against 7.62 mm FMJ (Full Metal Jacketed) bullets (U.S. Military designation M80), with nominal masses of 9.6 g (148 gr) at a reference velocity of 847 ± 9.1 m/s (2780 ± 30ft/s).

It also provides protection against threats such as 5.56 mm FMJ, .223 remington, .30 carbine FMJ and grenade shrapnel , as well as the threats mentioned in [Types IIA, II, and IIIA].

Type IV: (Armor Piercing Rifle)

  • 0.30 caliber AP

Against armour piercing rifles:

This armour protects against .30 caliber AP (armour piercing) bullets (U.S. Military designation M2 AP), with nominal masses of 10.8 g (166 gr) at a reference velocity of 878 ± 9.1 m/s (2880 ± 30 ft/s). It also provides at least single hit protection against the threats mentioned in [Types IIA, II, IIIA, and III].