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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 2/27/2006 7:10:26 AM EST
Are USGI SAPI plates stand alone protection, or do they require soft armor to back them up?
Link Posted: 2/27/2006 8:04:39 AM EST
any time you run hard plates, it is a GOOD idea to wear some sort of softarmor underneath to mitigate spalling, or to further dissipate the blunt force of the armor strike.

Link Posted: 2/27/2006 8:09:17 AM EST

Originally Posted By eggrolly:
any time you run hard plates, it is a GOOD idea to wear some sort of softarmor underneath to mitigate spalling, or to further dissipate the blunt force of the armor strike.



I understand that. I just want to know if they are adequate protection on their own or if there will be spalling.
Link Posted: 2/27/2006 8:21:47 AM EST
Link Posted: 2/27/2006 8:28:02 AM EST

Originally Posted By Hoplite:
they are NOT stand alone plates.


Thanks
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