“Rhodium® Tactical II – fr/bk” is a robust soft body armor vest designed to provide maximum level IIIA protection according to NIJ 0101.06 STD and protection against blades & knives, while ensuring extensive body coverage, firm fit, maximum load bearing capabilities and the ability to adapt to the needs of each separate mission.
Tested under the harsh and demanding conditions of the NIJ 0101.06 STD, “Rhodium® SP.3A.303” soft armor panel, equipped to the vest, found to comply to the requirements of level IIIA and also found to provide protection not only from multiple threats such as the 7.62X25mm TOKAREV, 9X18mm Mild Steel Core MAKAROV and the 9x19mm HP ACTION 4 calibers but also from sharp edged instruments too, such as the S1/G blade, with a maximum perforation of less than 12mm at a force of 33 Joules according to the NIJ 0115.00 STD.
The combination of CORDURA® as shell fabric and 3D SPACER Coolmax® fresh liner, results in a durable, yet light-weight, product that features antibacterial and temperature regulation properties. The high compression resistant 3D SPACER Coolmax® fresh lining allows increased air circulation for the elimination of moisture and fungus growth.
“Rhodium® Tactical II – fr/bk” provides extensive 360° body coverage area, at the front, the back and the sides. Features a four-point adjustment system on the shoulders and the waist which allows quick and easy donning/doffing. Wide waist and shoulder parts ensure a firm yet comfortable fit offering optimal weight distribution. Its hook and loop fasteners meet MIL SPEC F AA-55126B requirements and it features a high-strength carrying handle (DRAG HANDLE) at the back.
“Rhodium® Tactical II – fr/bk” offers increased functionality and maximum load bearing capabilities thanks to the “PALS” (Pouch Attachment Ladder System) webbing, on which MOLLE equipment pouches can be mounted without compromising ballistic protection, comfort and ease of movement. The front and rear external pockets allow the insertion of Hard Armor Plates of 25×30 cm upgrading the level of protection to level III or IV.
This soft armor vest is available with loop parts at the front and the back for the placement of IDs or service logos.
With an 8mm thin panel, a weight of 3,2kg (@ size Large) and excellent flexibility, “Rhodium® Tactical II – fr/bk” soft body armor vest is the ideal choice for those who need extensive body coverage for long wearing periods, the ability to carry all necessary extra equipment without compromising in functionality and comfort, and the protection provided from the safety of the demanding NIJ0101.06 std., combining protection from sharp edged instruments too!