DIY Body armor

Levels IIA, II, and IIIA are all soft armor (Kevlar, Dynemma, Spectra, etc.) They can stop pistol rounds and shotshells.

To stop rifle rounds you need Level III or IV rigid hard plates, which are typically constructed from polyethylene, hardened steel, or ceramics such as boron carbide.

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