Ballistic Shield NIJ-III

the lightest weight in the world

Ballistic Shield NIJ-III

ballistic shield nij-3

Advanced proprietary polyethylene armor composite matrix combined with battle ready shock-absorbing support hardware – engineered using the world’s lightest and toughest materials:  Titanium, Aluminum, Kevlar, and advanced heat-treated metal alloy.

Designed to be worn!  The Baker Ballistics patented Bungee/Quick Release carry system allows the MRAPS™ to be suspended off both shoulders “hands-free” for elimination of user fatigue and ease of weapon manipulation.


Total Weight: 19.2 lbs. (8.7 kg)
Total Ballistic Coverage: 4.2 sq/ft (0.4 sq/m)
Model ID#: MRAPS-01-R (right-handed users)
Model ID#: MRAPS-01-L (left-handed users)
Ballistic Components: Proprietary polyethylene armor panel and aluminum through-bolt protectors
Support/Trauma Reduction Hardware: 
Titanium, aluminum, advanced heat-treated metal alloy, Kevlar®, closed-cell foam Skeletized support hardware components for weight reduction
Threat Level: NIJ Level III

Balliistic Capabilities

MRAPS™ is capable of defeating the following centerfire rifle caliber lead core projectile threats at typical muzzle velocities:
5.56 × 45 FMJ
6.8 X 43 SPC
7.62 X 39 FMJ including mild steel core
7.62 X 51 NATO Ball
7.62 X 54 180 gr. Heavy Ball FMJ