Degree of protection:
NIJ Standard-0101.06 & Stab level 1 0115.00
- Ballistic material: UHMWPE (Dyneema)
- Number of layers: 40 stitched together
- Thickness: implants 7mm
- Surface material: Hard wearing cotton / Nylon
- Ventilation in the vest for maximal breathability
- adjustable Velcro fastenings
- Coolmax comfort foam
- Produced max. 2 months before delivery
- 5-year warranty
- Sizes: S / M / L / XL / XXL / XXXL / XXXXL
- Weight: 1,9 - 2,4 kg. depending on the size
Elite Armor RX1 bulletproof vest is the most discreet bulletproof and stab proof vest. The vest is ideal for police, military, guards etc.
The vest is very flexible, discreet and made of 100% UHMWPE ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene. UHMWPE is a kind of polyolefin/polymer, which consists of a large number of ballistic fibres, the pallet chain to achieve maximum protection.
UHMWPE is also known from Spectra Shield/Dyneema in bulletproof vests. Elite-Armor’s bulletproof and stab proof vests are developed with the utmost regard for optimal movability and protection. This task is done with the highest convictions by using UHMWPE.
The amount of layers determine the degree of protection, which is classified by the US National Institute of Justice, NIJ Standard-0101.06 & Stab level 1 0115.00.
NIJ level IIIA protection from firearms means that it stops a high-speed projectile from:
NIJ Standard 0115.00 protection against stab wounds, done very convincingly:
- 9mm Automatic weapon
- 44 Magnum
- 357 SIG
- 357 Magnum
- 9mm Luger
- 40 S&W (Smith & Wesson)
The vest has been further tested in Denmark, against:
- Level 1 24 Joules (J) Test Pressure Penetration Limit 0.28" / 7mm
- Level 1 36 Joules (J) OVER-test Pressure Penetration Limit 0.79" / 20mm
- A big butcher knife
- A survival knife
- A Stanley knife
Designed against knives in level 1, which protects against 85% of all threads. (Please note that NO vest is 100% stab proof)
All of our vests are equipped with Coolmax comfort foam, which makes to vests more comfortable and increases ventilation.
Overview of the projectiles our bulletproof vest can handle.
The unique composition of fibers will distribute the energy in the vest, so that the vital organs take minimal damage.
The size guide below is made out of approx. measurements obtained from our customers since 2009. If you are feeling unsure about which size to choose, you are welcome to contact us for further guidance.
It is possible to remove the implants in order to wash the cover. The bulletproof vest must always be kept in a dry place. Please read our guides.