Dayton Armor has produced the thinnest/lightest III ICW plate on the market through its unmatched industry and materials experience. These plates are 100% manufactured in the USA. Dayton Armor is a reputable manufacturer that does not cut corners and uses consistent aerial density and materials for edge-to-edge protection. This type of manufacturing is required for them to maintain their DOD contracts.
SAPI M will fit in the majority of plate carriers or tactical vests that are size Medium or bigger. Size XS and Small plate carriers will fit the SAPI XS. The 5×8 and SAPI XXS will fit in most concealable carriers and are a great upgrade for police officers looking to add rifle protection to their daily wear armor with negligible weight or bulk.
3-4 week delivery timeline
Only .35″ Thin – Closest competitor is .55″ thin
5” x 8” – 0.51 lbs
SAPI XXS – 7″x9″ 0.81 lbs
SAPI XS – 8″x10″ 0.91 lbs
SAPI S – 8.6″ x 11.4″ 0.95 lbs
SAPI M – 9.6” x 12″ 1.48 lbs
SAPI L – 10.1” x 13″ 1.65 lbs
SAPI XL – 11″ x 14″ 1.8 lbs
Threats Tested at NIJ Approved Lab
5.56 x 45 M193 @ 3100-3150 feet per second (Stand Alone)
7.62 x 39 @ 2380-2410 feet per second (Stand Alone)
7.62 x 51 M80 Ball @ 2780-2810 feet per second In Conjunction with IIIA Soft
SMS Labs Test Results – https://wixlabs-pdf-dev.appspot.com/assets/pdfjs/web/viewer.html?file=%2Fpdfproxy%3Finstance%3D0NKYSEM7_pMt-6ockXvG-6orkByBeiCvTO2a8n4lQdY.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%26compId%3Dcomp-kzkg5fgd%26url%3Dhttps%3A%2F%2Fdocs.wixstatic.com%2Fugd%2Fdf61ab_a16a6f36e4b1416abe0ab8e641159ff4.pdf#page=1&links=true&originalFileName=DA%20-%20Level%20III%20ICW&locale=en&allowDownload=true&allowPrinting=true