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Second Chance Body Armor Summit SM01 Level IIIA, APEX2 Carrier & STP

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Long known and trusted by law enforcement professionals as the premier name in body armor, the Summit™ offers unparalleled comfort and flexibility. Without compromising its exceptional ballistic performance, this flagship product of the Second Chance® family sets the standard with its proven performance against a wide array of standard and special threats.

  • Core Matrix Technology® - The use of Core Matrix Technology in this package provides reduction in blunt trauma with increased ballistic and fragmentation resistance. This patented technology offers a soft flexible feel through the fusing of woven Twaron® aramids, establishing a reinforced structure.
  • Honeywell Gold Shield® - This patented, unidirectional aramid fiber provides substantially heightened protection against special threats, simultaneously offering excellent fragmentation defense and blunt trauma reduction without concession in comfort.

  • All SCA Summit Ballistic Packages are Heat-Sealed in a Gold Brookwood Panel Cover (1) APEX2 Concealable Carrier, (1) 5”x 8” Soft Trauma Plate and (1) 4/6-Point Strap Kit

    NIJ Standard:
  • 0101.06 Compliant

    Areal Density:
  • TypeII:0.98
  • TypeIIIA:1.27

  • TypeII: 0.219
  • TypeIIIA:0.296

    V50 (9mm):
  • TypeII:1680
  • TypeIIIA: —

    V50 (.357 Mag):
  • TypeII:1696
  • TypeIIIA:

    V50 (.357 SIG):
  • TypeII: —
  • TypeIIIA:1808

    V50 (.44 Mag):
  • TypeII: —
  • TypeIIIA:1633

    Armor Materials:
  • TypeII: Twaron® Microlaminate, Gold RS®, Twaron Sentinel Advanced Stitching using Center Top Tack with Vertical Side Tacks
  • TypeIIIA: Twaron®Micro-laminate Gold RS®, Twaron® Sentinel with Advanced Stitching using Center Top Tacks with Vertical Side Tacks all

    Panel Covering:
  • TypeII: 2 ply, 70 Denier Textured Nylon Blockade with Urethane Backing and Heat Sealed Edges
  • TypeIIIA: 2 ply, 70 Denier Textured Nylon Blockade with Urethane Backing and Heat Sealed Edges

    Special Threat Testing (Independent NIJ Laboratory):
  • TypeII: Speer .357 125Gr. GDHP; Win 9mm Luger + P + 127Gr.; Win 40 S&W 165Gr. SXT; Federal .9mm 124Gr. + P HST
  • TypeIIIA: Speer 357 Sig 125GR GDHP; Winchester Ranger 9MM 127Gr. +P+ SXT; Winchester Ranger 40 S&W SXT 165GR.; 7.62x25MM 85Gr. FMJ Romanian Tokarev; Federal 9MM 100GR. RHT Frangible; Fragmentation Testing: 2Gr., 4Gr., 16Gr., 64 Gr.RCC

    APEX Carrier:
  • Internal liner made of X-STATIC®XT2™ antimicrobial knit, which repels micro-organisms and reduces odor
  • Detachable shoulder and side straps for infinite adjustability and comfort
  • Unique design and hidden bottom zipper provide optimum concealability
  • Dual front and rear plate pockets that accommodate both soft-trauma inserts along with 5”x 8” and 7”x 9” IMPAC™ specials threat plates
  • Integrated Grip-Lok™ suspension system holds panels in place for reduced shifting
  • New universal strap kit comes standard with easy to use, mid-profile hook and loop design
  • Front and rear tails come standard
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  • Returns Policy

    You may return most new, unopened items within 15 days of delivery for a full refund. We'll also pay the return shipping costs if the return is a result of our error (you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.).

    You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, in many cases you will receive a refund more quickly. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days).

    If you need to return an item, simply login to your account, view the order using the 'Complete Orders' link under the My Account menu and click the Return Item(s) button. We'll notify you via e-mail of your refund once we've received and processed the returned item.


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