SSI-Guardian 3S10

Overview

Guardian Hard Armor Plates™ are designed and manufactured in the USA according to strict quality guidelines using state of the art manufacturing equipment and processes. Built to exceed military and law enforcement standards the Guardian Plate is superior to many products on the market today. When it comes to weight, performance, and cost there is no comparison. Guardian plates are designed to withstand ballistic and shrapnel threats of all types based on level of protection. Hard Armor plates can be used in a variety of carriers including soft armor vests, plate carriers, and various EOD type suits. Guardian plates are versatile and help to improve chances of rifle protection when worn by operators from military, law enforcement, and other security personnel.

 

Design

The Guardian 3S10 is our next generation of NIJ 0101.06 independently tested products and is designed to defeat Level III threats from high velocity rifle rounds. The 3S10 is a Super Lightweight UHMWPE based hard armor plate with proprietary advanced ballistic matrix material components.

 

Ballistic Protection

• Protection Level: Level III Stand Alone
• UHMWPE: Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene
• Positive Buoyancy: Product floats in water
• Threat Compliant- 9.6 g (148 gr) 7.62x51mm NATO M80 ball bullets
at a velocity of 847 m/s ± 9.1 m/s (2780 ft/s ± 30 ft/s). It also
provides protection against the threats mentioned in (Types I, IIA, II,
and IIIA).

 

Design

• Exterior Cover: 1000D Cordura®, Textured Nylon
• Shape & Cut: Single Curve, Full Cut, Shooter Cut
Size Chart

All sizes are measured in inches and weights vary depending on cut. Please note: HighCom 10” x 12” shooters cut and multi curve shooters cut plates are considered nominal and the actual measurement is 9.5” x 11.5”.

Size Shape Cut Weight (lbs/kg)
5 x 7 Single Curve Full Cut 1.0 / 0.4
5 x 8 Single Curve Full Cut 1.1 / 0.5
6 x 6 Single Curve Full Cut 0.9 / 0.4
6 x 8 Single Curve Full Cut 1.3 / 0.6
8 x 10 Single Curve Full Cut 2.2 / 1.0
8 x 10 Single Curve Shooters Cut 2.1 / 1.0
10 x 12 Single Curve Full Cut 3.3 / 1.5
10 x 12 Single Curve Shooters Cut 2.8 / 1.3
Warranty

5 years on all ballistic material excluding exterior cover
1 year on exterior cover material and workmanship