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Bulletproof body armor is an added component for your self-defense and adds a layer of safety you can count on. The most common self-defense weapons like pepper sprays, knives, batons, and stun guns are good to own, and having bulletproof gear is the smart choice to include with your personal self-defense weapons of choice.
Not all solutions require you to come close to an attacker or even to cause harm which is why The Home Security Superstore offers such a wide selection of non-lethal weapons and protective body armor for you to choose from. What makes you feel safest is always the right solution for you.
Bulletproof Body Armor offers you various levels of protection. With active shooter numbers on the rise, it's better to be prepared than to be caught without. Making sure a loved one is safe is critical and the body armor and inserts are made for that. They fit most backpacks and their light weight makes them feel natural allowing you or a loved one ease of movement in a crisis situation. Simply slip them into a backpack, laptop bag, or handbag or slip on one of our bulletproof backpacks and you'll be given an advantage and the ability to ensure your safety.
With various levels of stopping power, these inserts, vests and backpacks can be used as a shelter for yourself or loved ones in an active shooter situation. Inserts come in various sizes ranging from 10" to 19" in height and 8" to 11" in width.
Bulletproof Body Armor is broken up into a few different categories by ballistic protection level. Measured by the NIJ, these categories are differentiated by their ability to stop higher caliber firearms.
The Ballistic Protection Levels are as follows:
Level 3A: (Low) Protects from 40 S&W, .357 SIG, 9MM, .45 ACP, .38 Special, .357 MAG, and the high powered .44 magnum used famously in the movie Dirty Harry. High-level protection from most handguns.
Level 3: (Medium) Protects from 40 S&W, .357 SIG, 9MM, .45 ACP, .38 Special, .357 MAG, .44 MAG, 7.62x39, 5.56x45 M193, and 7.62x51 M80 Ball. This is real protection, 5.56 is the most common round for the AR platform rifles with the 7.62 NATO being the most common round for the M14.
Level 3+: (High) Protects from 40 S&W, .357 SIG, 9MM, .45 ACP, .38 Special, .357 MAG, .44 MAG, 7.62x39, 5.56x45 M193, 7.62x51 M80 Ball, 5.56x45 M855 and .30-06 JSP for even higher level rifle protection.
Level 4: (Highest) Protects from 40 S&W, .357 SIG, 9MM, .45 ACP, .38 Special, .357 MAG, .44 MAG, 7.62x39, 5.56x45 M193, 7.62x51 M80 Ball, 5.56x45 M855 and .30-06 JSP and lastly armor-piercing rifle rated ammo up To .30-06 M2 AP. This is the top protection out there for bulletproof protection.