To achieve a ranking of Level IIIA by the USA National Institute of Justice (NIJ STD 0106.01 ) by defeating .357 sig full metal jacket flat nose rounds (FMJ FN) and .44 Magnum semi jacketed hollow point (SJHP) rounds at velocities traveling up to 1450 ft/s.
Ballistic Protection: NIJ level IIIA (9mm, .357 SIG, .44 Magnum)
|Threat level||Calibre||Max. BFS
|Level IIIA (3a)||.357 SIG FMJ FN||44.0||8.1 g (125 gr)||448 ± 9.1||1470 ± 30|
|.44 Mag SJHP||44.0||15.6 g (240 gr)||436 ± 9.1||1430 ± 30|
This model complies with NIJ Standard-0101.06 for Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor.