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5.11 TacTec Plate Carrier

5.11 TacTec Plate Carrier

Special Price Excl. Tax: €199.99 €241.99 Incl. Tax

Regular Price: €199.99

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€5.00 €6.05 Incl. Tax

5.11 TacTec Plate Carrier Vest

Made from an ultra-durable, water-resistant 500D nylon, the 5.11 TacTec™ Plate Carrier Vest is uniquely designed to give the wearer an increased range of motion with a lightweight feel and optimal breathability. Unlike some comparable weighted vests or flak jackets in the industry, the 5.11 Tactical Weight Vest can hold medium and large ballistic plates—front and back—without the restrictive bulkiness. Yoke shoulder pads reduce friction, adjustable tensional bands improve stability, and innovative air flow channels and aerospace mesh ensure sustained comfort.

The 5.11 TacTec Plate Carrier Vest weighs 2.5LB on its own, and can be ordered as part of a package with a set of compatible plates—including your choice of the original Rogue Vest Plates or our new USA Cast Weight Vest Plates (you can compare options below). All weight vests come with durable Duraflex® hardware, a laser-cut micro-loop web platform, and an extended drag handle and quick release system.

Important: The 5.11 Tactical Vest is intended strictly as a fitness accessory and should NEVER be used as body armor.

Gear Specs

Brand 5.11 Tactical
Made In USA No
Color Black
Product Weight Vest: 2.5LB
Material Type Abrasion resistant 500D nylon
  • 1Superior Construction

    An athlete doesn’t need to sacrifice comfort or mobility to get all the benefits of a top-tier weighted vest. 5.11 Tactical has created a uniquely lightweight and body-contoured plate carrier, weighing just 2.5LB unloaded, and capable of holding both medium and large ballistic plates, front and back. The carrier is made from durable 500D nylon, and features yoke shoulder pads to reduce friction, adjustable tensional bands for stability, and innovative air flow channels for sustained comfort.

  • 2Three Color Options + Optional Badges

    Along with the original standard black, the 5.11 TacTec Vest is also now available in Tac OD and Camo (for an additional $30). You can select your preferred color, as well as a wide range of optional Rogue badge attachments, via the dropdown order menus.

  • 3Tested at the Highest Levels of Competition

    5.11 has been the official plate carrier provider to the CrossFit Games for several years, and is trusted by some of the world’s most accomplished athletes for its reliable performance, durability, reduced bulk, and overall comfort.

Use With: Rogue Cast Weight Vest Plates

Rogue’s NEW ergonomically contoured vest plates are based on modern military / police bulletproof vest armor, and go even further to eliminate discomfort and restrictions in movement / breathing. You can add the following plate pairs to your order either as part of a package with the 5.11 Vest or a la carte (for compatibility with other weight vests, check the measurements in advance):

  • 5.75LB Plate Pair (14LB total w/ vest) - 11.25” L x 9.25” W
  • 8.75LB Plate Pair (20LB total w/ vest) - 11.25” L x 9.25” W
  • 13.75LB Plate Pair (30LB total w/ vest) - 11.25” L x 9.25” W

Use With: Rogue Weight Vest Plates

These flat, laser-cut steel plates have been used in CrossFit Games events and are available in three weight increments. You can add the following plate pairs to your order either as part of a package with the 5.11 Vest or a la carte (for compatibility with other weight vests, check the measurements in advance):

  • 3.75LB Plate Pair (10LB total w/ vest) - 12.125" L x 10” W (0.120" Thick), Burnt Orange
  • 5.75LB Plate Pair (14LB total w/ vest) - 11.5" L x 10" W (0.188" Thick), Dark Red
  • 8.75LB Plate Pair (20LB total w/ vest) - 11" L x 10" W (0.313" Thick), Dark Blue

Use With: Other Standard SAPI Plates

The 5.11 TacTec Vest is also compatible with any other standard 24MM wide Medium (12.5" H x 9.5" L x 2" W) or Large (13.25" x 10.25" x 2.25") SAPI plates (Small Arms Protective Insert).

Additional Specifications:

  • 500D Nylon Construction
  • Water-Resistant Coating
  • Vest Weight: 2.5LB
  • Fits all Rogue Weight Vest Plates and any 24MM wide Medium (12.5" H x 9.5" L x 2" W) or Large (13.25" x 10.25" x 2.25") SAPI plates
  • Back yoke shoulder pads for even weight distribution
  • Adjustable weight and tensional bands
  • Extendable GrabDrag handle for emergency exfiltration
  • Oversized airflow channel padding
  • One-handed Quick Release
  • Duraflex® hardware
  • Web ID Loop
  • Standard cummerbunds will accommodate a 52" circumference with the elastic relaxed, and up to 57" when fully extended
  • Color: Black, Tac OD, and Camo (+$30)

Warranty Info:

5.11 guarantees each product sold to be free of defects in materials or workmanship for as long as you own the product, or for the maximum period allowed by the laws of your jurisdiction, if less. Exclusions from coverage include:

  • Damage resulting from abuse or misuse
  • Damage resulting from extended wear and tear.
  • Damage resulting from tampering or a customer modification.
  • Damage resulting from exposure to a caustic substance.
  • Consequential, incidental, indirect, punitive, exemplary, and/or special damages (although some states in the United States do not allow the exclusion or limitation of consequential or incidental damages, so this exclusion might not apply to you).

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5.11 TacTec Plate Carrier is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 198.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Loved it! Top quality The vest was well worth the money. The quality and comfort was second to none. Unfortunately, it was stolen from my vehicle after wearing it for one workout. Hopefully they didn't think it was a bullet proof vest. I'll definitely purchase another one in the future.
Date published: 2019-04-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Everything you need in a plate carrier ! I had this for a while now and added two 15 pound plates for front and back. These will kick your training into the next stage and give you more of a challenge. I would highly recommend not going with the cheaper plate carriers you might run across. This kit from 5.11 comes with great features and ultra banded shoulder straps and plenty of molle for anything you might need to add to the kit. The adjustable in this unit makes it perfect for a wide range of users and will keep the kit close to your body for it's not bouncing on your shoulders and off your chest and back. I debated buying a cheaper model of plate carrier before buying this one but like they say you get what you pay for and with this unit you will not be disappointed in the slightest.
Date published: 2019-03-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome piece of equipment Has to be one of most favourite pieces of training equipment
Date published: 2019-03-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Comfortable, Secure and Great for Hikes I bought this for Murphy workouts, hiking and stairmaster. Great product, I also hook my dogs leash to the front of it when I take him on hikes. Also, love the front pocket!
Date published: 2019-03-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great piece of equipment! I bought this for my husband for Valentine’s Day and he loves it! He’s 6’1 and 270 and it fits him perfect! I do recommend watching the YouTube video on how to adjust it though and I recommend buying the cast plates not the laser cut! Great product!!
Date published: 2019-03-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Super Comfortable I bought this item a few weeks ago and have used it 3 times so far. The plate set up is a little tricky at the beginning but you only set it up once and you're done. The plate carrier fits to your body and it molds to it. It doesn't move, bounce or impedes your overall movement in doing push ups, running, squatting or climbing (you basically don't feel it while moving). Of course, you're heavier (not bulkier), but that's the basic purpose. I greatly recommend it as a way to go beyond and squeeze the workouts to the limit. I believe it's a little pricey but the comfort is great and fitting is excellent. This is something necessary only if you want to go above and beyond or reach competition level.
Date published: 2019-02-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I’m in love Fits great super super comfortable, believe me don’t make the mistake And buy the cheap one, TRUST ME YOU WILL REGRET IT
Date published: 2019-02-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best plate carrier After reviewing all reviews on YouTube. This plate carrier was and is the best option. In training it will stay firm on the body. And the weight is evenly divided in the back and front.
Date published: 2019-02-16
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