The satisfaction and happiness with performance of your Vest depends upon how perfectly it FITS your body since a large sized vest will lead to ill-fitting and tend to slip, whereas a small sized  vest may expose vital organs which will lead to injury. We want you to get it fitted properly so it fits you comfortably and covers all the required parts. So, If you’re planning to buy a vest for personal protection, here are few things you must keep in mind .

  1. ALWAYS TAKE MEASUREMENTS WITH A PARTNER’S HELP. NEVER MEASURE YOURSELF:

Take help of your Partner as if you will try taking the measurement alone it might lead to wrong length and vital organs might not cover properly in that case. Please make a note that some people like the extra protection offered by  longer piece of body armor, as they like to wear vests that reaches to their belt line, so make sure measurement is taken accordingly and such details are mentioned properly while ordering.

  1. WEAR T-SHIRT AND DUTY GEAR WHEN BEING MEASURED.

Body armors are designed in the same way as regular clothing, like a large T-Shirt would fit the same way a large bulletproof warrior vest will fit, so it’s recommended to wear T-shirt and duty gear while measuring for new purchase.  However still if you are unsure of size that is most suitable than you should opt larger  size Vest as body armors are usually adjustable through cummerbund, Velcro straps etc to offer you a comfortable fit.

  1. How to Measure Length of Vest.

Start measuring from the top of sternum, to how far you would like the vest to go down. Make sure all the Vital Organs are covered like provide the measurement of Chest, in case you require protection against neck and groin provide those details as well to your manufacturer.

  1. Always read the instructions properly, consider all the factors very carefully and fulfill all the required details to receive an ideal Vest. Also, take Size Chart help to choose the right size for Vests, in case it’s not available provide all the required details to supplier to ensure the proper fit.

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