Our best-in-class ballistic tactical plates
Our BZ Special Threat Plate defeats multiple M855A1 rounds

Tactical Plates

At AMI we know your life is on the line every single day. Our focus "by design" is to bring you home safely--every day--without fail.

Please note that our tactical plates are only available to authorized Concealed Carry Weapon (CCW) permit holders, Law Enforcement, Government Entities, and the Military.

  • BZ Special Threat

    BZ Special Threat

    Resilient, weather resistant anti-spall polyurethane coating available

    Dimensions: 8" x 10", 10" x 12", 11" x 14"

    Weight: Approximately 4.8 lbs.

    MULTI-CURVE Design

    Special Threats Tested:

    • 30.06 M2 AP - 2868 fps                
    • 7.62 x 39 - mm, 121 grain BZ API - 2444 fps
    • 7.62 x 54R - mm, 148 grain LPS - 2854 fps
    • 7.62mm x 51 mm M80 NATO FMJ - 2780 fps
    • 5.56mm M855 Green Tip FMJ - 3054 fps
    • 5.56mm M855 A1 - 3200 fps
    • 5.56mm M193 FMJ - 3200 fps
    • 7.62 x 39mm M43 Steel Core FMJ - 2307 fps

    For more information on the BZ Special Threat, Click Here.


  • BZ Special Threat Side Armor

    BZ Special Threat Side Armor

    Resilient, weather resistant anti-spall polyurethane coating available

    Dimensions: 6" x 6", 6" x 8"

    Weight: Approximately 2 lbs.

    Special Threats Tested:

    • 30.06 M2 AP - 2868 fps                
    • 7.62 x 39 - mm, 121 grain BZ API - 2444 fps
    • 7.62 x 54R - mm, 148 grain LPS - 2854 fps
    • 7.62mm x 51 mm M80 NATO FMJ - 2780 fps
    • 5.56mm M855 Green Tip FMJ - 3054 fps
    • 5.56mm M855 A1 - 3200 fps
    • 5.56mm M193 FMJ - 3200 fps
    • 7.62 x 39mm M43 Steel Core FMJ - 2307 fps

    For more information on the BZ Special Threat, Click Here.


  • Armored Plate SAPI Level III

    Armored Plate SAPI Level III

    SAPI Configuration, Triple curve for comfort.

    Anti-Spalling, Resilient, weather resistant polyurethane coating.

    This armor is not rated to stop M855/SS109 Green Tip ammo.

    Dimensions: 8" x 10", 10" x 12", 11" x 14"

    Weight: 3 lbs. (10" x 12")

    Test Results of the SAPI Tactical Armor

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  • Armored Plate Side Armor SAPI Level III

    Armored Plate Side Armor SAPI Level III

    Side Armor Plates available in SAPI-3 ballistic threat rating.

    Ergonomic single curve for comfort.

    Dimensions: 6" x 6", 6" x 8"

    Weight: 2 lbs.

    For more information on the Side Armor, Click Here.


  • Armored Plate SAPI Level IIIA+ AK Ultralight

    Armored Plate SAPI Level IIIA+ AK Ultralight

    Designed to provide Level IIIa+ protection.

    • Weight approximately 1.5 lbs (10" x 12")
    • Triple Curve for comfort.
    • Resilient weather resistant anti-spall polyurethane coating
    • Dimensions: 8" x 10", 10" x 12", 11" x 14"
    • 5/16" (8mm) Thickness

    Stab proof

    Tested to defeat the following:

    • Meets all Level IIIa standards
    • 5.57mm
    • 5.56mm M193 FMJ
    • AK 7.62 x 39mm Ball FMJ
    • 12 Gauge High Velocity Slug
    • Will not stop M855

    For more information on the SAPI-AK, Click Here.


  • Armored Plate SAPI Level IIIA

    Armored Plate SAPI Level IIIA

    Designed to provide Level IIIA protection.

    SAPI weight: approximately 1.0 lb

    SAPI configuration, triple curve for comfort.

    Resilient weather resistant anti-spall polyurethane coating.

    Dimensions: 8" x 10" and 10" x 12"

    For more information on the SAPI, Click Here.



"Restriction on Possession or Purchase of Body Armor. It is against Federal Law for a person convicted of a violent felony to purchase or possess body armor. In addition, various States also have laws restricting the purchase or possession of body armor by persons convicted of drug crimes, certain felonies, or other crimes of violence. By purchasing body armor from AMI you acknowledge and certify that: (1) you have no felony convictions, (2) you have not been convicted of any other crime that would restrict your ability to purchase or possess body armor under any State or Federal law, (3) you do not intend to use the body armor for any criminal purpose and (4) you are over 18 years old. AMI reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to refuse to sell body armor to any person. Additionally, the sale of body armor to residents of Connecticut is restricted to in-person sales, unless the sale is made to certain law enforcement or military personnel. AMI will only sell to government entities, law enforcement, military, first responders, and other qualified personnel with proper credentials (eg; CCW permit, PI license, Armed Security Guard license, etc...).