Safariland® Launches First Women’s Hard Armor Rifle Plates

Jacksonville, Florida- safariland®a Safariland Group brand®a leading global provider of security products designed for the outdoor, professional, military and public safety markets and one of the key brands of Cadre Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CDRE) (“Cadre”) continues to lead of defense gear with its new line of Hard Armor rifle plates designed explicitly for women and marks the first NIJ 0101.06 compliant hard armor plate for the female form.

Safariland has expanded its family of rifle-rated Hard Armor plates to include three women’s offerings. The DT206CF (NIJ Level III), along with the non-certified variants, the X-CALÔ DT CF1 and the IMPACÔ CF1, have been designed with female rescuers in mind and offer a unique bend radius to improve fit and comfort. comfort. These plates have low profile capabilities and are compatible with the already available TAC PH plate harness. All have been designed with high performance ceramic and 1000 denier Cordura polyethylene composites.® nylon cover that can withstand long-term wear and tear.

“We seek to create the best products on the market for a wide range of customers,” said Jim Duncan, vice president and general manager of Safariland Armor. “This family of plates brings us one step closer to that goal. We have made these plates from high-quality materials and work hard to ensure that all female officers, first responders and other bulletproof vest wearers have the utmost comfort.”

The X-CAL DTCF1 and IMPAC CF1 are lightweight, with the X-CAL DTCF1 weighing in at 3.3 lbs. and is 0.9” thick, while the IMPAC CF1 weighs just 3.2 lbs. and 0.7” thick. Both models have been tested to withstand the M80 (7.62 x 51mm) round, six hits from the M855 (5.56 x 45mm), M193 (5.56 x 45mm) green tip, and steel core rounds. sweet (7.62 x 39mm). The X-CAL DTCF1 model has an MSRP of $475.00, while the IMPAC CF1 model has an MSRP of $450.00.

In addition to the functionality of the X-CAL DTCF1 and IMPAC CF1, the DT206CF is NIJ Level III certified to stop six 7.62 x 51mm, 147g. NATO round M80. This plate weighs 3.4 lbs. and is 1” thick. The DT206CF has an MSRP of $500.00.

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safarilanda Armor continues to set the standard in ballistic protection by continually developing state-of-the-art body armor designs to provide its customers with high-performance, life-saving armor products. With a focus on advanced engineering and production techniques, the Safariland Armor brand is known for its proprietary designs and use of next-generation materials to develop the thinnest, lightest, most advanced ballistic protection against a wide range of standard and specialty threats. For more information,

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About Safariland Group

Safariland Group, one of the key brands of Cadre Holdings, Inc (NYSE:CADRE), is a leading global provider of a broad range of safety and survival products designed for the outdoor, professional, military and public safety markets. Safariland Group offers a number of well-known brands in these markets, including Safariland® Armor, work equipment and communications, Bianchi®Release®hatch®, Med-Ing®identifier® and NIK®. Safariland Group’s mission, “Together, we save lives®”, is inherent in the rescue and protection products it offers. The Safariland Group is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. Safariland Group is a trading name of Safariland, LLC.

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