Equip any backpack with a panel or simply reinforce your LeatherbackGear backpack with additional stopping power. Each Level III plate will protect the wearer against some rifle rounds. At this level armor must be able to withstand six shots from a 7.62x51 NATO round traveling up to 2780 ft/s.
Each Leatherback Gear backpack (purchased separately) comes equipped with two (2) hidden internal pockets designed to hold the level of armor you’d like to carry inside.
• Manufactured in the USA
• Lightweight and thin
Dimensions: 10” x 12” x 0.8" thick
Armor Weight: 3.5lbs.
Material: Ceramic/Composite with Polyurea coating
Body armor is legal to own in all 50 states for law-abiding citizens.
As a U.S. citizen or resident you have the right to own body armor. However, that right is automatically taken away if you are convicted of a felony (please look up the law in your state for specific requirements).
You can purchase Leatherback Gear armor online and have it shipped in 49 of the 50 states. For residents of Connecticut body armor is legal to own however it may only be obtained through an in-person store purchase. Online purchases of body armor are not allowed for residents of the state.