The surprisingly comfortable FMS™ is Armor Express' most cost-effective body armor system for responders and officers seeking a solid performing, yet affordable NIJ 0101.06 ballistic package – the FMS ballistic offering in level II and IIIA is a top performer at a reasonable price, and meets DoD Frag Protection as well!
Trusted by our troops – The FMS IIIA is the primary armor system trusted by the US Army Military Police. Top tier performance coupled with an attractive price point make it a great solution for your armor needs.
Each Armor Express ballistic line is tested beyond the NIJ Standard – in-house, with special threat requirements as deemed necessary by you, our customer. Our goal is to give you the peace-of-mind that can only come with watching your purchase be put to the test, right before your eyes. Our in-house testing facility is state of the art, and our capabilities are beyond many of the certified labs in the field today.
Soft armor comes protected in a seam-sealed ripstop pad cover. Each configuration is certified to the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) Standards, as well as vigrously tested in-house at our Ballistic Research Laboratory (BRL). During testing we go above and beyond the anticipated testing protocols in order to ensure that our armor products are second to none.
Available in Male and Structured Female cuts.
- Quad Compliant
- NIJ 0101.06 Certified
- AE Special Threats
- DEA Protocol
- FBI Testing
|THREAT LEVEL||THINNESS / WEIGHT||9MM V-50 (II) / .357 SIG V-50 (IIIA)||MAGNUM V-50||AVG. 9MM BFS||AVG. .357 MAG BFS (II) /AVG. .44 MAG BFS (IIIA)||MODEL #|
|II||0.290 inches /1.31 lbs/ft²||1667 fps||1663 fps||31.3 mm||34.9 mm||FMS-A-II|
|II Female||0.290 Inches /1.31 lbs/ft²||1695 fps||1645 fps||30.4 mm||36.2 mm||FMSF-A-II|
|IIIA||0.320 Inches /1.53 lbs/ft²||1810 fps||1661 fps||30 mm||37.5 mm||FMS-A-IIIA|
|IIIA Female||0.360 Inches /1.65 lbs/ft²||1811 fps||1677 fps||25.2 mm||33.5 mm||FMSF-A-IIIA|