The price is always a major factor when considering any type of body armor. But as with everything in life, you get what you pay for. A cheaper price tag isn’t always the best thing.
Defense industry experts are questioning whether SOCOM may have added to the risk by searching for the lightest plates possible. The lightweight, ceramic plates have proven to be effective at stopping enemy rifle bullets and weigh significantly less than the conventional Army’s Enhanced Small Arms Protective Insert, or ESAPI.Continue reading