Laser cut AR500 steel core armor products. Manufactured from AR500 steel core with brinell strength ranges of 505 – 535 BHN
Tested to NIJ .06 standards with six (6) rounds of 7.62x51 M80 Ball (.308) at 2,780 feet per second
Shapes: Square, Shooters / Swimmers Cut, Modified
Curvatures: Flat, Single Curve
.25” nominal thickness before coatingTactical Scorpion Gear’s steel body armor plates for sale come in a variety of thicknesses, weights, and shapes. We carry several lightweight Level III steel core body armor models and modified steel body armor. Our Level III steel body armor plates for sale are made from AR500 steel, which is designed to resist abrasion and provide greater impact resistance with a Brinell Hardness Rating of 505-518. Our Level III+ steel body armor plates for sale are made from our proprietary .197 thickness core ballistic steel with a Brinell hardness of 600-630 Whether you should choose steel core body armor or polyethylene armor depends on what properties you’re looking for in a body armor set. Polyethylene armor tends to be lighter and can be molded into a wider variety of shapes than steel. However, steel can provide a widespread range of protection and is a sound economical choice for the civilian investing in his or her first tactical armor set. Our steel body armor plates for sale are laser-cut and lighter than the competition, keeping you both protected and mobile.