Provincial Licensing Requirements
If you are ordering armour please check below for the licensing requirements. Please send us your info as required in the list below.
BC & Alberta: Body armour permit or PAL
Manitoba: Body Armour Permit
Nova Scotia: Body Armour Permit
All other provinces and territories: No licenses required
These side panels are sold as a set of 2
All our soft armour panels are unltr-sonic welded for water proofing and sweat sealed from the user.
C.P.E. Production is one of the leading manufacturers of personal protective equipment in Europe. CPE® has become the natural choice of equipment for several NATO forces, national terrorism enforcement units, police and prosecution services throughout the world.
CPE® has developed a new concept for ballistic protection where the Diamond Line is the choice for users who request maximum protection with minimal weight and thickness on the ballistic panel.
Panels in protection class NIJ IIIA consists of layers made of 100% Dyneema SB60 fiber whose properties make the material 15 times stronger than steel and 40% stronger than Aramid fiber.
This is one of the most strongest synthetic fibers manufactured today. The Diamond Series is made in a newer form of Dyneema, making it thinner and lighter than the standard panels. Classification NIJ IIIA (RPS 2 inSweden) They are:
-Ultra sonic welding of seams makes the panel water proof
- 25% thinner than NIJ IIIA Standard
- 25% lighter than NIJ IIIA Standard
- 25% better trauma protection than NIJ IIIA Standard Protection Panels in protection class NIJ
IIIA consists of 38 layers made of 100% Dyneema SB71 fiber whose properties make the material 15 times stronger than steel and 40% stronger
than Aramid fiber. This is one of the strongest synthetic fibers manufactured today.
The Diamond Series is made in a newer form of Dyneema, making it thinner and lighter than the standard panels. Dyneema Plates The NIJ IIA and IIIA ca be supplemented with a Dyneema plate (24x16)cm this add-on means that the vest will protect the vital organs against even heavier hard-knocked
More info regarding the choice of panels and plates can be retrieved by contacting us.
A soft and flexible level IIIA ballistic Dyneema insert, SAPI cut for plate carriers.
- NIJ IIIA
- dimensions 20 x 15 cm / 8"x"6 inches
- Weight 180g / 65oz.
- 15J Stab protection
- Material: Dyneema
NIJ IIIA stops the following threats (list not exhaustive):
- .22LR (rimfire pistols and rifles)
- .44 Magnum SJHP
- 9x19mm FMJ (pistols and submachine guns)
- Fragmentation and ricochets.
If you are unfamiliar with the NIJ rating system check out this chart for further reference.
|Caliber||NIJ IIA||NIJ II||NIJ IIIA||NIJ III||NIJ IV|
|.22 LR LRN||OK||OK||OK||OK||OK|
|.380 ACP FMJ RN||OK||OK||OK||OK||OK|
|9x19 mm FMJ RN||OK (341 m/s)||OK (367 m/s)||OK (436 m/s)||OK||OK|
|.357 Mag JSP||FAIL||OK||OK||OK||OK|
|.44 Mag SJHP||FAIL||FAIL||OK||OK||OK|
|7.62 NATO FMJ||FAIL||FAIL||FAIL||OK||OK|
|LRN||Lead Round Nose|
|FMJ||Full Metal Jacket|
|JSP||Jacketed Soft Point|
|SJHP||Semi-Jacketed Hollow Point|