SAP - Soft Armour Panels for Personal Body Armour

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

VestGuard manufactures a range of Soft Armour Panels (SAP) for use in our body armour, ballistic blankets and for personal protection inside everyday objects. These products utilise the same technology in different forms for protection against handguns, knives, needles, explosions and fragments, depending on the individual requirements. Manufactured using the highest quality materials, tested and backed by the VestGuard quality seal and a 5 Year performance Guarantee ensures protection that lasts. 

Product Description 

Independent testing to comply with UK and International standards

Solutions for civilian and military requirements

Increased ballistic coverage area with patented blunt trauma protection technology 

Solutions designed to work in-conjunction-with (ICW)  Hard Armour Plates (HAP) to provide custom rifle protection 

Flexible construction to contour the body with STANAG 2920 fragmentation and blast performance

Sonic welded water and oil resistant PU cover includes UV and fungal growth resistant 

Easy care wipe down finish

Front and rear soft armour coverage area with overlapping sides

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

Five (5) year performance  guarantee *

Available in Sizes S - 4XL as standard. Bespoke and larger sizes can be quoted for by contacting us directly 

Weight depandant on final protection level chosen 

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

Quality controlled production to ISO9001:2015 standards


Protection levels

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

U.S. National Institute of Justice Standards NIJ

NIJ Level II (2)

NIJ level IIIA (3a) Ultra Lightweight VG500X

NIJ level IIIA (3a) Lightweight VG500

NIJ level IIIA (3a) VG100

NIJ level IIIA (3a) KR1 SP1


U.K Home Office Standards 





HO = Handgun standard   KR  = Stab standard     SP = Spike/Needle standard

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 our sales team 

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Call us: +44(0)1621816614 

Design and style may vary to image shown at VestGuard discretion. Weights quoted are subject to a manufacturing tolerance of +/- 8%