SHOTSTOP's Duritium IV+HS(single curve) and IV+HA(multi-curve) Hard Armor Plates were designed to be incredibly lightweight. Each plate weighs in 2-3 lbs. less than most competitors, while providing Level IV protection along with an industry leading 10 Year Warranty.
Stopping one armor-piercing shot is required by the NIJ…the Duritium IV+HA stopped six!
The Duritium Level IV body armor plates exceed the NIJ requirement by 6. Shotstop's patented Duritium® technology combines the hardness of composite alloy with the strength of Duritium® polyethylene to defeat the most powerful ammunition out there. U.S. Based Shotstop is developing the lightest, thinnest, and strongest advanced armor technologies in the world. Get yours today.
Current lead times average 5-7 days for in-stock items. Plates ship directly from Shotstop.
Plates are 100% made in the USA.
- 357 MAG
- M193 5.56x45mm 55 grain ball
- M855 / SS109 5.56x45mm 62 grain
- M855 A1
- 7.62x39mm PS ball (MSC)
- 7.62x51mm 149 grain M80 FMJ
- 7.62x63mm M2 AP
WEIGHT (per plate)
8x10: HS-3.5lbs / HA-N/A
8.75x11.75: HS-4.5lbs / HA-TBD
9.5x12.5: HS-5.3lbs / HA-4.5lbs
10x12: HS-5.3lbs / HA-4.5lbs
11x14: HS-7.8lbs / HA-TBD
Protection Type/Level: Level IV
Compliance Tested: U.S. Level IV
Special Threat Testing: 5.56x45mm 55 grain ball (M193), 7.62x39mm PS ball (MSC), 7.62x51mm 149 grain M80 FMJ, NATO M855 (SS109) 5.56x45mm 62 grain steel core (SS109), M855 A1, 7.62x63mm M2 AP
Material Type: Duritium®
Curve: Single or Multi
Weight (10x12 Shooter Cut): 5.3 lbs. (2.4 kg.)
Thickness (+/-0.125"): 0.9 in. (2.3 cm.)
Warranty: 10 Years