This Rifle Plate satisfies the stringent stipulations of NIJ-Standard-0101.04 Level IV and the Compliance Testing Program. Weight is 7.3 pounds per square foot, with a thinness of 0.8 inches. The hard armor plates from Paraclete are engineered with a triple curve design, giving you unprecedented maneuverability and comfort. Perfect for use as a front or back plate in a vest or plate carrier, or as a stand-alone. Level IV plate is capable of overcoming high-powered 30-06 AP rounds.