AR500 Armor 9.5 x 6 Level III Curved Abdominal Ballistic System (ABS) Plate

AR500 Armor 9.5 x 6 Level III Curved Abdominal Ballistic System (ABS) Plate

AR500 Armor Abdominal Ballistic System (ABS), Auxiliary Body Armor Plate
 

AR500 Armor ABS was developed to satisfy the growing demand for modular protection of the abdominal area. We set out to create a modular auxiliary armor system that could integrate with your existing plate carrier and body armor. Our Abdominal Ballistic System offers a unique blend of flexibility, modularity, and protection from rifles or pistols dependent upon the body armor insert you choose.  AR500 Armor ABS attaches via our unique pouch design, integrating into your plate carrier’s cummerbund flap or inner plate pocket. Secured via Velcro, or option modular attachment straps, ABS provides a natural fit with your existing body armor resulting in a user adjustable extension of your body armor.
 
Flexibility is by far the most important factor with auxiliary body armor; which we achieve with our Abdomen Ballistic System. The pouch is user adjustable for proper placement and creates a natural pivot point with AR500 Armor Level III hard or  IIIA soft ABS body armor inserts installed. This pivot point is designed to enable the ABS to flex independently of the plate carrier, allowing for unhindered articulation while moving, kneeling, and changing positions.
 
Constructed from durable 1000D Cordura Nylon, the Abdominal Ballistic System is compatible with both our ABS body armor and trauma pad. Equipped with PALS webbing, your load bearing capability on the front of the pouch is increased for additional gear, although we recommend keeping a slim and light load on the ABS to maintain mobility and comfort.
 
In situations where high mobility is required, but the need for additional armor is preset, we recommend ABS with our level IIIA soft body armor for improved mobility. As with any auxiliary armor, the need for flexibility and mobility prevent rigid attachment points.

Specifications:

  • Dimensions: 9.5 x 6
  • Weight: Level IIIA Soft Armor - 0.5 lb
  • Weight: Level III Hard Armor - 4 lb

Abdominal Ballistic System (ABS) Body Armor Options:

Level III: Hard Body Armor, rifle rated for calibers up to 7.62x51 (.308 Win) at 2,780 feet per second 

Level III ABS Body Armor features a natural curvature matching that of our full-size chest plates creating a transition between plates. All ABS hard armor includes an integrated ABS profile PAXCON Build Up coating for spall & fragmentation mitigation. 

Level IIIA: Soft Body Armor, pistol rated for calibers up to .44 magnum

    By design, our level IIIA ABS soft body armor naturally curves to your body when installed in the ABS pouch.

    LeadTime 2-3 Weeks
    Dimensions 9.5"x6"

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