Hesco 4800 Level IV Plate Set – SAPI Cut
This is the best of the best. When the price is no object and you want the best body armor with the lightest weight possible, the Hesco 4800 Level IV plates (SAPI Cut) are the way to go. Weighing in at an average of 5.1 lbs, these are very lightweight and stop most 5.56 and 7.62 variant Armor Piercing rounds. This is sold as a set, so you’ll receive two plates: one for the front and another for the rear.
The 4800 is finished with a highly-durable Cordura wrap and waterproof coating, delivering unsurpassed quality in feel and performance. The comfort fitting multi-curve SAPI cut combined with next-gen materials makes this plate perfect for fast-moving, highly-volatile environments requiring the ultimate in protection and maneuverability.
What hits can this plate take from different rounds?
Consult the Threat Matrix on the Technical Specifications sheet for specifics.
The 4800 protects against the following:
7.62x63mm-JSP: 2780 ft/s
7.62x63mm-AP M2: 2900 ft/s
7.62x54R-LPS: 2850 ft/s
7.62x54R-L: 2840 ft/s
7.62x54R B-32-API: 2850 ft/s
7.62x51mm-M80: 2800 ft/s
7.62x51mm-M80A1: 3050 ft/s
7.62x51mm-M61: 2830 ft/s
7.62x39mm-Ball: 2380 ft/s
7.62x39mm-M67: 2390 ft/s
7.62x39mm-M43: 2390 ft/s
7.62x39mm-API: 2390 ft/s
5.56x45mm-M855/SS109: 3150 ft/s
5.56x45mm-M193: 3150 ft/s
5.56x45mm-M855A1: 3050 ft/s
|Plate Size||Measurements||Weight||Thickness||Plate Carrier Size Compatibility|
|Small||8.75 x 11.75″||4.4 lb||1.04″||Small|
|Medium||9.5 x 12.5″||5.1 lb||1.04″||Medium|
|Large||10.25 x 13.25″||5.9 lb||1.04″||Large|
|XL||11 x 14″||6.8 lb||1.04″||Extra Large|
No Body Armor can be sold or shipped to Connecticut. This applies to law enforcement in Connecticut too. We only sell this product to states that allow the citizenry to possess the same arms as their law enforcement.
No Body Armor can be sold or shipped internationally. Not even APO / FPO / DPO addresses.
Felons are not generally eligible to own body armor. Please check your local laws before ordering if you have any questions.