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Posted: 1/31/2011 12:41:04 PM EDT
So i am in the market for a plate carrier.

Looking for advice on who has good quality product

Does price always determine queality in this area like it does in most other gun related areas. ( i understand there are exceptions)

I have looked at Blackhawk, Voodoo, US PALM.

Also heard alot of good stuff about Tactical Tailor. and saw the pic thread.

Link Posted: 1/31/2011 1:02:42 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/31/2011 1:06:49 PM EDT by eggrolly]
Why do you need a pc?

Seems as though everyone and their kid wants a pc even if the need hasnt been defined but $$ are there to burn

If you have an H3 to get one then get an SKD pig or a Mayflower APC with velocity plates.... WHY SKIMP....

Read through the existing threads here

Pc's have been discussed on more than one occasion
Link Posted: 1/31/2011 2:05:32 PM EDT
There are SEVERAL previous posts on this (maybe even on the first page). So I would check them out.
Link Posted: 1/31/2011 10:42:28 PM EDT
Link Posted: 2/1/2011 6:42:30 AM EDT
The Diamondback Tactical FAPC is the best bang for the buck out there in my experience.

I also have a buddy who privately purchased one for his tour in Afghanistan, and said he could not find any faults with it after an entire year of use.
Link Posted: 2/1/2011 8:30:32 PM EDT
I'll second the Diamondback vote. I have a FAPC Gen I and I love it, even if it does spend most of it's life in a closet. Solid stitching, good color, very comfortable fit. There are some known issues with the Gen I (shoulder flaps are annoying when donning/doffing), which were fixed in the Gen II, but they are more pricey. Also, no drag handle if that's an issue.
Link Posted: 2/2/2011 8:32:10 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 2/2/2011 8:34:15 AM EDT by SKD_Tactical]
Link Posted: 2/2/2011 8:57:48 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 2/2/2011 8:59:06 AM EDT by TR0N_0010]
I'll third the Diamondback Tactical FAPC. I have the GEN II and it is very well made, comfortable, and affordable (esp. if you are mil/LE).

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