FORTIS 1.0 Level III Plate
FORTIS 1.0 Level III Plate
FORTIS 1.0 Level III Plate
FORTIS 1.0 Level III Plate
FORTIS 1.0 Level III Plate
FORTIS 1.0 Level III Plate

FORTIS 1.0 Level III Plate

Regular price $47.95 Sale price $145.95
Proudly MADE IN THE U.S.A. by Premier Body Armor
Ships within 1-3 business days
Connecticut shipping restrictions
No International Shipping Available
Incident Replacement
10 Year Warranty

FORTIS 1.0 Level III 10″x12″ Plate

The plate that started it all.  Our original design at a deep discount, while supplies last. 


  • Made of a space-age armored vehicle steel
  • Extremely thin
  • Integrated spall coating 

Tested against the following calibers at a distance of 15 meters:

6 rounds of 7.62×51 M80 Ball (.308) at 2,780 fps, 5.56×45 at 3000 fps, and 7.62×39.

Tech Specs:

  • Offered in a Shooters Cut and a more traditional ESAPI
  • Shooters Cut - 6.9lbs - 10"x12"
  • ESAPI - 7.1lbs -10"x12"
  • XL - 9.6lbs - 11"x14"
  • Trauma - 2.8lbs  - 6"x8"
  • Side/Kidney - 2.1lbs - 6"x6"
  • 5mm Ballistic Steel Core
  • Construction: Ultra Hard Steel + Ultimate Linings Coating (Adds 2-3mm to the overall thickness of the plate)
  • Curvature: Patented Multi-curve

Body armor is legal to own in all 50 states (but we can not ship it to the state of Connecticut).

Law Enforcement / First Responder / Military discount available

Please see TERMS & CONDITIONS for additional details regarding lead time, shipping, warranty & return policy.

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Customer Reviews

Based on 35 reviews
so far so good

By the grace of God, I have not had the chance to test it out yet. But it arrived in decent time, feels sturdy, and fit in my carrier, so I'm happy with it thus far.

Thanks Dan and we too hope you never have to use our armor! If you ever have any issues with your Fortis 1.0 Level III plate let us know and we will do our best to take care of you. Stay safe! - PBA Team
Light weight

I’m very happy with this product.

Brian thank you for your order and review. We are thrilled that you are happy with your Fortis 1.0 Level III plates! We are here to answer questions and provide support if you ever need it. Thanks again and stay safe! - PBA Team
Exactly as described - fast shipping

Outstanding product. Definitely a kick down doors and take names product.


Just wat I was looking for.

Brent, glad you found what you were looking for in our Fortis line of plates! Enjoy and give us a shout if you need anything or just want some new gear :)
Solid construction

The plate carrier is well constructed. Buckles are nice and big so they can be operated with gloves on easily.