The Shellback Tactical Banshee Rifle Plate Carrier is a lightweight, low profile, high quality plate carrier tat features fantastic carrying capacity. Built for protection, utility, mobility while maintaining a lightweight and compact design. This plate carrier is ideal in the use of Multi-Assault Counter Terrorism Action Capabilities (MACTAC) and Counter Terrorism direct actions.
Featuring fully adjustable and padded shoulders, which once adjusted, slides into itself and locks in securely with a hidden quick release buckle. The shoulders have 2 rows of PALS webbing with elastic nylon sewn in between the PALS webbing allowing for comms or hydration tubing. The front and back feature 5 rows of PALS webbing and two 2 inch rows of Loop sewn on for identifiers such as flags and patches. The front and back of the panels of the carrier on the body side are also padded. Rifle plates are loaded from the bottom front/back and secured with a hook/loop closure.
The carrier features a standard removable cummerbund. This cummerbund runs through the carrier, is fully adjustable and has PALS webbing on the interior and exterior. A secondary nylon strap system also comes standard and comes equipped with quick release buckles if the cummerbund is not needed. The front pocket of the Carrier has a hook and loop kangaroo type pocket to allow for accessories.
- 500D Cordura
- UPDATE- MULTICAM NOW WITH MATCHING WEBBING
- Lightweight Shoulder Pads Included
- Lighter than before
- The most advanced plate carrier to outperform anything on the market and withstand whatever you throw at it.
- Extreme versatility with several PALS web attachment points covering the front, back and shoulders of the vest.
- Fully adjustable and padded front, back and shoulder areas.
- Two area of loop for identifiers
- Fits over soft body armor/Uniforms
- Heavy Duty bar tacking at key stress points
- Wire, antenna or hydration hose guides
- Removable Cummerbund with interior and exterior PALS for side plates-NEW
- Low Profile/ Lightweight
- Quick Release Buckle secondary securing system
- UPDATE- Drag Handle Now Secures down with loop fastener
- Made in the USA
- Dimensions of the Cummerbund each side that accepts soft armor 17in x 6in
- Weight of the BANSHEE empty 2lbs 5 oz
- Will accept up to 10x12 Level 3 and 4 ESAPI OR SIMILAR PLATES and Plate Backers. Currently, the pockets will not accept the XL ESAPI plates.
- Approved by the Los Angeles Police Department (L.A.P.D.) and NTOA (NATIONAL TACTICAL OFFICER ASSOCIATION) Tested and Recommended