Fire Armor Ballistic Systems offers a broad assortment of Hard Armor products. Our advantage lies in our ability to provide products that provide protection against a wide array of threats with the need for reduced weight at the greatest value. Currently we offer one of the largest assortment of Rifle plates in several shapes, sizes and cuts.
Level III armor is a hard armor rated for rifle protection. Level III armor is rated to withstand 7.62 mm FMJ (US military M80) rounds with a mass of 147 grains and a velocity of 2780 ft/s.
This is the highest rating of body armor currently available, and it will stop armor piercing rifle threats. Level IV armor withstands up to 30-06 M2ap steel core armor piercing rounds with a mass of 166 grains and a velocity of 2880 ft/s.
Yes, all of our rifle plates (Steel, Ceramic or PE plates) all carry a NIJ 0101.06 certification.
Our Level IV plates are comprised of a Ceramic strike face and Composite backing. This provides our Level IV plates with much more durability compared to standard traditional ceramics. They are covered in 1000 Cordura textured nylon.
Our steel body armor plates have a 10-year warranty.