- NOTE: This insert weighs 1.6 lbs and is 14" tall, 11" wide, and .35" deep, please make sure to measure the bag you're going to place this item in so that you can ensure it fits. We strongly suggest you create a cardboard template of the dimensions of this insert and confirm it will fit the backpack it is intended for. We offer sizes that will accommodate all! It is also a good idea to approximate the added weight to ensure the person it is intended for can manage it.
- Level 3A tested to stop handgun bullets
- Rated to stop .44 MAG SJHP caliber bullets
- Special Threat Rated to stop .357 SIG FMJ caliber bullets
- Easily fits into backpacks or similar sized bags
- All parts are American made
- Dimensions: 11" x 0.35" x 14"
- Weight: 1.6 lbs.
- NOTE: Does NOT include a backpack. Purchase ONLY includes the bulletproof insert.
This Spartan Armor Systems™ Flex Fused Core™ soft armor balistic plate has been designed and rated at a level IIIA to be able to stop most handgun bullets. It can easily be insert into backpacks or bags that have a dimension of at least 11" x 14" to provide protection wherever you may go. Additionally, it is made from the best American made materials and is assembled in the US as well.
The Ballistic Protection Levels are as follows:
Level 1: (High) Protects from 9 mm, .38 cal, .380 cal or .22 cal bullets. This is a good entry level for if you're concerned about safety and want a baseline of protection, however level 1 will not stop higher caliber rounds so if those are a concern for you this might not be what you need.
Level 2A: (Higher) Protects from 9 mm, .38 cal, .380 cal or .22 cal bullets but offers up a little extra protection against .40 S&W rounds. Still, a low-level protection but is passable for whatever needs you have if you're not very concerned.
Level 2: (Higher) Protects from 9 mm, .38 cal, .380 cal or .22 cal bullets, .40 S&W and with the additional power to stop a .357 magnum round. This is where things start to go from casual protection to serious stopping power.
Level 3A: (Highest) Protects from 9 mm, .38 cal, .380 cal or .22 cal bullets, .40 S&W, .357 magnum, and the high powered .44 magnum used famously in the movie Dirty Harry. High-level protection from most handguns.
Level 3: (Highest) Protects from 9 mm, .38 cal, .380 cal or .22 cal bullets, .40 S&W, .357 magnum, .44 magnum, .223 hollow point, 7.62 NATO and lastly 5.56 JHP. This is real protection, 5.56 and .223 are the most common rounds for the AR platform rifles with the 7.62 NATO being the most common round for the AK-47.