Used British Military Surplus Ballistic and Stab-proof Vest, Black

Item # WX2-291986

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Used British Military Surplus Stab-proof Vest.

A cut above! Here's a collectible inVESTment. Rugged. Gutsy. Tough as nails. As pre-tested by elite British "Tommies" under real tactical missions.

Rugged and ready:

  • Thick nylon outer shell
  • Mesh lining for a cooling effect
  • Zip front with grip-strip flap
  • 2 front grip-strip flap pockets
  • Fully adjustable grip-strip shoulder straps
  • Grip-strip front panel adjustments
  • 8 1/2 lbs. One size fits most. Sold as an interesting collectible only.

Condition: used, in like-new shape.

Please Note: Styles may vary slightly. Sorry, no choice.

!!! Limited Quantities !!!

Reviews
Used British Military Surplus Ballistic and Stab-proof Vest, Black is rated 3.7917 out of 5 by 24.
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Poor Quality Product for SG to be selling its members Vest appears as though it will do the job in a pinch. That being said, we must have gotten the last of the stock. "Like New?" Not even close. Velcro ban around the front is completely stretched out and not of much use. Front shoulder areas look really ragged and ready to fall apart. Needless to say the whole shell is worn out and I don't think there is any way to replace it. Another thing is they are right when they say "Models May Very" This is NOTHING like the one they put in the ad. I am a member and have bought several things from SG but this time I am very disappointed in the difference in what they advertised and what I received. Gave 2 stars because like I said it looks like it will still do its job if needed.
Date published: 2014-12-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Deal Vest was in great condition. Should have known the Brits are small people 48 chest a large fits but I would prefer an XL. All in all super deal
Date published: 2014-12-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Maze Ing I think when I in total there is about 265 bucks worth of Kevlar alone. The carrier smelled like a gym locker but a little elbow grease and it shined up like a new dime. I feel a guilty for stealing it almost but not that bad
Date published: 2014-12-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lucky is as Lucky Does After reading a few bad reviews on this vest I had to put in my 2 cents worth. Happy accident I ordered a large and received a medium. Alot of reviews said that the vest runs really small so I thought i was screwed before i even got it out of the plastic.. I am 5'7" 186 lbs and with a few velcro strap adjustments it fits snug and perfect. The condition of the vest is uh I can't believe it was ever used. It looks mint. The vest I received is black with HEDDLU POLICE stitched into the back and the same on a badge/shield on the front. Heavy Duty Zipper and this thing says its rated up to a 357 cal. and is class one stab protection. My vest did not have pockets like the one in the photo but all things considered GREAT BUY. But I believe it was just the luck of the draw.
Date published: 2014-11-25
Rated 1 out of 5 by from poor condition/torn/too small way too small looks like a woman's vest. torn in several places, very poor condition
Date published: 2014-11-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good condition but a bit large. I am 5'10" @ 165lbs with a 38" chest and hence a light build and I ordered a large due to other reviews indicating how small these are. I normally wear medium or large. Typically medium in jackets. This was a bit large on me especially in the vertical. The condition is decent. Obviously used but definitely not abused. Regarding size the only thing I can figure is all of the people indicating a small fit are either getting a different batch, incorrect selection at the shipper or they are atypically "large" males.
Date published: 2014-11-23
Rated 3 out of 5 by from looks ok The vest looks ok, but the zipper separates every time I put it on. It's very disappointing because its a gift for my son and unless I can find someone to put a new zipper in, he won't be able to wear it.
Date published: 2014-11-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Really like new and in great condition! Very good collection piece.
Date published: 2014-11-10
Q & A
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