Overt Tactical Body Armour OT103

Product Description 

The New OT103 is the latest in innovation featuring a base unit capable of being upgraded with a range of
protective component parts to enable to user to increase coverage area to suit individual mission requirements and threat levels

Available in a range of colours for both Civilian and Military applications globally 

360o MOLLE webbing attachment system for customising with pouches

Cordura texturized nylon finish (BS 2861) with 3D mesh ventilation lining

Flame Resistant (BS 6941:2003) fabrics and Velcro closures (BS 7971-4:2002)

Adjustable cummerbund for individual bespoke alignment of side pockets

Badge attachment velcro front and rear 

Waist and shoulder adjustments

Rear evacuation grab handle 

Reinforced Hard Armour Plate (HAP) compartments for Tactical rifle plate upgrade

Integrated pouches for additional hard armour side plates or ammunition storage 

Easy care washable cover

Fits VestGuard standard soft armour panel shapes 

Front and rear soft armour coverage with overlapping sides in a range of protection levels 

Removable components include collar, shoulders, groin and bicep

One set of VestGuard soft armour panels can be transferred between covers to suit different operational environments

Available in Sizes S - XXXXL as standard

Bespoke and larger sizes can be quoted for by contacting us directly 

Outer carrier weight approx 1.5KG (Size Large)  

One (1) year outer carrier excellence warranty *


CE marked ergonomic tests carried out for comfort and use over extended periods of use

Quality controlled production to ISO9001:2015 standards

Scalable Configurations 

Base unit 

Base unit with collar and shoulders

Base unit with full collar, throat and shoulders

Base unit with collar,
shoulders and groin 

Base unit with collar, throat, shoulders,
groin and biceps



Protection levels 

This model is able to accommodate the following protection levels available from VestGuard Shop 

U.S. National Institute of Justice Standard 0101.06 NIJ:

  • NIJ Level II (2)
  • NIJ level IIIA (3a)
  • NIJ level IIIA (3a) KR1
  • NIJ level III (3)**
  • NIJ level III (3) +SS109**
  • NIJ level IV (4) **

U.K Home Office  CAST/DSTL 2017 Standard:

  • KR1 SP1
  • HO1 KR1 SP1
  • HO2 KR1 SP1
  • HO2 KR2 SP2

HO (Handgun standard) 
KR (Stab standard)
SP (Spike/Needle standard)


** Please Note To achieve these levels of protection, Hard Armour Plates are needed in front of soft armour inside the vests.

Independent testing has been carried out to conform with UK and International standards

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Shipping and Delivery 

VestGuard can ship this product to any location in the world 

VestGuard is an international manufacturer and supplier to civilian, commercial, government and military clients 

Contact Us about this product

VestGuard is the manufacturer of this product. For a quote or to ask a question please contact a member of a sales team 

Email us: Sales@vestguard.com
Call us: +44(0)1621816614