M69 Body Armor (Gen II)

Wednesday December 23rd, 2015 admin

Widely used by Army infantry, Navy sailor and Marine also equipped a few. Like its predecessor M-1952A, it was fabricated from 12 piles of ballistic nylon, protect wearer form explosion fragment. In fact, the name “M69” is the 1969 version of this series body armor’s model ( Armor, Body Fragmentation Protective, w/ […]

Aircrew Body Armor

Tuesday December 22nd, 2015 admin

The need for body armor capable of defeating large caliber armor piercing rounds became a priority with the advent of “airmobile” combat as evidenced in Vietnam. Helicopter and recon aircraft crew members originally made due with body armor developed for ground forces, namely the Nylon M-1952 vest and the Nylon/Doron […]

Variable Body Armor (VBA)

Tuesday December 22nd, 2015 admin

“Variable” means you may use the two plates them self, or integrated into vest.   Stock Number Reference: Body Armor w/ Plate Insert Body Armor, Ground Troops, Variable Type, Small Arms Assign Date: 1968-06-05 Chest Sz / Height Sz REGULAR LONG MEDIUM 8470-141-0935 8470-141-0937 LARGE 8470-141-0936 8470-141-0938   Plate Insert […]

Marine Scalable Plate Carrier (SPC)

Wednesday November 18th, 2015 admin

Stock Number Reference: CARRIER, SCALABLE PLATE, COMPLETE Size NSN Assign Date X-Small 8470-01-562-7210 2008-04-18 Small 8470-01-562-7229 2008-04-18 Medium 8470-01-562-7215 2008-04-18 Large 8470-01-562-7219 2008-04-18 X-Large 8470-01-562-7240 2008-04-18

PASGT Body Armor

Wednesday November 18th, 2015 admin

The first Kevlar protective equipment of US Armed forces. Protective Level: NIJ IIIA Stock Number Reference: BODY ARMOR,FRAGMENTATION PROTECTIVE Size NSN Assign Date X-Small 8470-01-092-8497 1980-04-05 Small 8470-01-092-8498 1980-04-05 Medium 8470-01-092-8499 1980-04-05 Large 8470-01-092-8500 1980-04-05 X-Large 8470-01-092-8501 1980-04-05 XX-Large 8470-01-424-5392 1996-01-03 XXX-Large 8470-01-425-9686 1996-01-03 XXXX-Large 8470-01-425-9734 1996-01-03   Cover (6-Color […]

Marine Modular Tactical Vest (MTV)

Wednesday November 18th, 2015 admin

Stock Number Reference: VEST,TACTICAL,MODULAR Size NSN Assign Date X-Small 8470-01-547-5919 2007-01-25 Small 8470-01-547-5950 2007-01-25 Medium 8470-01-547-5938 2007-01-25 Large 8470-01-547-5949 2007-01-25 X-Large 8470-01-547-5954 2007-01-25

Intercepter Body Armor (IBA) a.k.a. Outer Tactical Vest (OTV)

Wednesday November 18th, 2015 admin

Stock Number Reference: BODY ARMOR OUTER Woodland Camouflage(1997) and Coyote Brown Size NSN Assign Date X-Small 8470-01-465-1863 1999-05-29 Small 8470-01-465-1864 1999-05-29 Medium 8470-01-465-1866 1999-05-29 Large 8470-01-465-1867 1999-05-29 X-Large 8470-01-465-1868 1999-05-29 Woodland Camouflage(2002) Size NSN Assign Date X-Small 8470-01-497-8589 2002-06-06 Small 8470-01-497-8594 2002-06-06 Medium 8470-01-497-8595 2002-06-06 Large 8470-01-497-8597 2002-06-06 X-Large 8470-01-497-8598 […]