The stab- and bulletproof vest NIJ3A(04)+KR1 model Pollux is a very effective solution for everyday use. The stab- and bulletproof vest Pollux provides optimum comfort, convenience and flexibility. It is specially designed for discrete missions and is suitable for both men and women. The protection value is a mixture of American bulletproof class NIJ3A (04) and the English class KR1 provides protection against most small arms that are privately owned here in Europe. The combination with the KR1 stab proof Upgrade package brings down resistance to the HOSDB level KR1.
The Pollux jacket provides protection to the front and rear and sides. The shoulders and belt are made of elastomeric material provide a sense of comfort and an incredible unparalleled freedom of movement. The model is also equipped with a Thermo Liner based OUTLAST. A system of heat and sweat management on the basis of a Outlast lining. This material has a temperature regulating function, which absorbs heat above 37 ° C to give, in addition to the excellent absorption properties. The body temperature of an additional cooling effect
The bullet proof packets NIJ-3A(04) from SAT. The the protection value is under U.S. NIJ-3A(04) standards, where the 3A represents a ballistic protection against small arms calibers 9x19 mm and .44 Magnum with normal ammunition. This is a realistic value protection against the most common pistols and revolvers here in Europe are privately owned (bulletproof vest belgium). It is wrong to compare all NIJ 3A vests as simular. There are regular updates performed by the NIJ 3A standards. This ballistic packages meet the NIJ 0101.04 update (-04) and were the American standards in 2001. The American standards NIJ 3A (04) are still today here in Europe quite large utility. After all these vests NIJ-3A (04) stop all normal 9x19 mm cartridges and also the heavy .44 Magnum revolver bullets. This type of jackets is quite large utility because they resist the realistic situation in Belgium where the possession of heavy magnum revolvers is permitted for citizens. Here in Belgium, the heavy magnum revolvers become fequent for up to caliber .44 magnum. Also, our NIJ-3A (04) package includes the powerful 7.62x25 mm cartridges stop from the Russian TT-33 Tokarev pistols regularly in possession of foreign criminal gangs.
The stabbing resistance KR1 is based on the English HOSDB standards which a specially designed knife is used for the broad spectrum of knife attacks on police officers to replicate. This protection is based on a knife attack with an energy of 24 joules, in which the tip of the blade is not more than 7 mm may penetrate through the vest and with an energy of 36 joules, the point may not penetrate deeper than 20 mm. This is a realistic protection against attacks with pocket knives and daggers.