We've teamed up with DFNDR Armor® to bring you a Handgun Rated Level IIIA Armor insert that fits perfectly into your 21L or 26L GR1 laptop compartment. It is the lightest weight areal density armor that DFNDR produces. The 2 sizes are designed to provide the highest area of coverage within your ruck.
It is equipped with a state-of-the-art Trauma Mitigation Base to minimize the energy of an impact dramatically. All threats specified are tested at muzzle velocity and are listed in the ‘threat profile’ table under Specs + Materials which describes the rated ammunition this armor system will defeat.
The DFNDR Armor® Level IIIA system is independently tested to the NIJ 0101.04 protocol and NIJ 0101.08 protocol for the thin profile option at NIJ Certified Ballistic Labs.
NOTE: DFNDR Armor Inserts ship separately from other products
Extremely lightweight, weighs around 1LB
TSA Approved for traveling
21L GR1 size will also fit in 26L GR2 and the 26L GR1 size will also fit in the 34L GR2, they will just not be quite as snug
Specs + Materials
The DFNDR Armor® Level IIIA system is engineered with the highest grade of ballistic materials; an ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE) fiber, bound with a resin matrix to make it a hard stand-alone armor system and equipped with Spall-Tek to further reduce deflection of projectile fragments.