police-style 'bullet proof' vests (or more correctly bullet-resistant
vests) we offer a superb value in Police Surplus vests: Previously
Worn, or Refurbished to look Like-New, police vests.
imported vests on sale", NOT made in China, but quality
U.S.-made vests that are in good condition, inexpensive, ready
to wear, and a great value. Police
Departments are legally obligated to only use vests under warranty
with an insurance policy - so even though a 5 year old vest is
typically still perfectly serviceable, they are retired.
Wound Channel on YouTube hit one of our older Level II Police
Surplus vests with a Level 3-A sub-machine-gun - 9mm at over 1,400
fps. Still no penetration, even though Level II is not rated for
We inspect and process all vests very thoroughly, we:
all vests to remove heavily worn or damaged vests, (and ensure
that there is absolutely no Zylon)
Worn vests Inspected & Refurbished at the Factory
New nylon cover to the ballistic panels and a new outershell carrier
like a Brand-New vest (we have to note on the label for you to
know it is Police Surplus)
aramid vests - VERY flexible, comfortable, and concealable
refurbish used vests by mass-producing cloth carrier outershells
that don't properly fit the Kevlar vest panels. You will see
an extra 2", or more, of excess cloth material for the Kevlar
to slide around in! We
only ship vests with carriers that will hold your vest securely.
- though some vests are made to exceed Level II ballistic
standards and these are 6.5 mm
CooMax® fabric wicks sweat away three times faster than cotton.
So sweat evaporates faster, and you stay a little cooler -and
a lot drier - under your vest. Plus, you don't have to wash your
vest as often...