LEVEL IV ARMOR PLATE
LEVEL IV PROTECTION
WEIGHT ONLY 6.0 LBS
STAND ALONE BODY ARMOR
Ace Link Armor Level 4 Armor Plates are quality composite armor plates utilizing the highest grades of UHMW Polyethylene backing enhanced by silicon carbide ceramic on the strike face of the plate.
Level 4 Armor Plates are capable of stopping multiple rifle rounds such as 5.56mm NATO; .308 M80; 7.62x45; and up to the powerful .30-06 APM2. That's a quality armor plate!
Ace Link Armor Level 4 Armor Plates are available in 10x12" size. Plate is 0.90" thick. Single plate weight is 6.0 lbs - how does your steel plate compare to this ?!
Our plates come with 5 years full warranty which is ideal for law enforcement. Ballistic Testing Report from NTS accredited laboratory is attached to each shipment.
LEVEL 4 BODY ARMOR - BE SAFE FROM SPALLING.
BODY ARMOR EDGE-TO-EDGE CERAMIC COVERAGE
GUIDE AND F.A.Q.
Level IV Armor Plates
Level IV plates body armor has been tested against multiple rounds including rifle rounds like .30-06 APM2 (Armor Piercing Rounds M2) and 5.56mm Green Tip or Black Tip ammunition. These plate inserts were tested not only for a single shot but tested to be truly multi-hit level IV and meet the requirements of domestic, international, military specifications for armor protection levels up to NIJ.06 level 4 plates standard. You can read more about NIJ ballistic protection levels in our Armor Guide article.
Level 4 body armor plates are of high quality and will keep you safe in almost any situation so no matter what kind of weapon or common threats a criminal might use against you or against melee weapons and other possible shrapnel coming your way, this plate will stop them!
Body armor plates are made out of highest grade and extremely hard and durable materials in order to withstand high energy impacts. Ace Link Armor Level IV body armor plates feature multiple layers of PE backing enhanced by ceramic edge-to-edge coverage for complete protection of all organs engineered with civilians, law enforcement as well as military personnel in mind.
The enhanced ceramic layers of an Ace Link Armor body armor plate are made out of a material called silicon carbide which has a piercing resistance that matches steel but it’s much lighter. The UHMW PE backings actually enhance the overall stopping power by dissipating the impact force. Other types of materials used in the production of body armor plates are aluminum oxide and boron carbide.
The UHMW PE backing, silicon carbide, and boron carbide are combined together in order to give your level iv body armor plate increased strengthening abilities and improved retention of its shape when impacted by penetrating rounds. The ceramic is not just simply glued onto the backings but it is part of the system that allows for better performance than ever before while retaining a lightweight package. Long story short, the best Level IV armor should be made of PE and ceramic composite.
The U.S federal government has no restrictions on buying body armor; thus, some states and other places may have regulations governing the purchase, ownership, use or wearing of body armor by civilians.
Since some states have specific body armor laws, you should know that it is your responsibility to be aware of these restrictions. Not only does this depend on where you live, but also the type of equipment being sold or purchased because not all types are allowed in every state. To make sure everything goes smoothly with the purchase or sale process for both parties involved (buyer and seller), do your research beforehand so there aren’t any surprises when it comes time to complete a transaction
In most countries and states, Level IV stand-alone armor is legal to own as long as you are not a felon and are not committing a crime while wearing them.
Level IV Plate as well as all other body armor items are subject to your country’s law enforcement and regulations. Please check local statutes for more details on body armor.
There are 3 main factors you should consider when buying body armor: protection level, the weight of the plate, and its cost.
You get what you pay for. So if your ultimate goal is saving weight, then expect to spend more money on a plate that will work with the ballistics of modern-day body armor standards. However, if you’re looking for something durable and cheap but still want it light enough to carry around easily in case of an emergency situation, there are cheaper options available that might not be as protective or last long-term as some other plates can due to their heavier material content and quality control checks during production.
Considering all of the above Level IV Armor Plate from Ace Link Armor is exactly what you need: not good quality but great quality product to protect your vital organs that comes on basically no lead time (we maintain high stock level on them)!
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The short answer is yes, civilians can own and possess Level IV body armor as long as it is not prohibited in their State of residence or by Law Enforcement, or Judicial decision.
Bulletproof vests and other types of body armor are essential for protection when in dangerous situations. If you want to buy one, be sure that your local regulatory authorities will allow it as they may have strict laws about what type can be worn or purchased depending on the location.
Some states have restrictions on what is considered body armor, so it’s important to be aware of the law in your area before ordering a carrier vest online or over the phone.