Valkyrie™ Plate Carrier
Valkyrie™ Plate Carrier
Valkyrie™ Plate Carrier
Valkyrie™ Plate Carrier

Valkyrie™ Plate Carrier

Regular price $280.00
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A military-grade carrier, complete with a fully adjustable cummerbund for the ideal fit: The Valkyrie plate carrier from Armored Republic is Berry Compliant, being completely designed, sourced, and manufactured in the U.S., and is made of Cordura® 500D Nylon. For easier transportation of the mission, this quality plate carrier also comes with a collapsible carry handle, as well as large Velcro ID panels for attaching identification and carrier customization.

For military personnel, police officers, or even just civilians looking for an affordable military-grade and tactical plate carrier, the Armored Republic Valkyrie plate carrier boasts the features of a top-of-the-line, quality carrier while still keeping a competitive price: Among these features are its admin pouch,  kangaroo pouch (compatible with our Kangaroo Magazine Pouch Insert),  a fully adjustable cummerbund for a tight fit, and generously sized Velcro ID panels. 

The Valkyrie is compatible with the 10”x12” hard armor plates. Its principal material is the durable and lightweight Cordura® 500D Nylon, with bar-tack stitching at all stress points and webbing and front-mounted, and quick-release buckles with laminated Nylon protective covers.

The Valkyrie brings together quality components and craftsmanship for functionality, ergonomics, and comfort.

 

What are the primary differences between the Testudo and the Valkyrie?

 

  Testudo Valkyrie
Plate Sizes

10" x 12", 11" x 14"

10" x 12"
Removable Padded Shoulder Straps Yes Yes
Upper Admin Pocket 12" x 5.5" 6" x 3.5"
Kangaroo/Lower Admin Pocket 10" x 6" 10" x 6"
Cummerbund Cordura w/PALS webbing Mesh w/PALS webbing
Cummerbund Velcro For Additional Gear Loop on the outside of cummerbund Loop on inside of cummerbund
Side Plate Pockets/Pouches Built-in Optional, purchased separately
Weight (empty) 3.6 lbs 2.2 lbs
Berry Compliant No Yes

 

VALKYRIE PLATE CARRIER

  • Material: 500D Nylon
  • Supported Plate Size: 10”x12”
  • Size: For body types M to XXL
  • Weight: 2.2 lbs
  • Features: Collapsible carry handle, large Velcro ID panels
  • Manufactured: U.S. (Armored Republic) & Berry Compliant

ARMOR UPGRADES:

A1 BODY ARMOR

  • Material: Ballistic steel and alloy blend of 650 hardness on the Brinell scale, with FragLock™ Coating
  • Protection: 5.56x45 M193, 5.56x45 M855/SS109 at 3,100 FPS (+/- 30 FPS), 7.62x51 M80 Ball (ie .308) at 3,000 FPS (+/- 30FPS), and DEA Certified
  • Capability: Edge-to-edge multi-hit protection 
  • Form: Curved
  • Dimensions: 8 lbs, 0.31" thick
  • Shelf life: 20 years
  • Compatibility: Testudo, Valkyrie & Invictus Carriers
  • Manufactured: United States

A2 BODY ARMOR (upgrade option)

  • Material: Ballistic steel alloy blend of 650 hardness on the Brinell scale, with FragLock™ Coating
  • Protection: 5.56x45 M193, 5.56x45 M855/SS109 at 3,000 FPS (+/- 30 FPS) and 7.62x39(ie AK-47), 7.62x51 M80 NATO Ball (ie .308) at 2,850 FPS. Not rated for AP rounds.
  • Capability: Edge-to-edge multi-hit protection 
  • Form: Curved
  • Dimensions:
    • Weight: 6.5 lbs (per plate)
  • Shelf life: 20 years
  • Compatibility: Testudo, Valkyrie & Invictus Carriers
  • Manufactured: United States

BUNDLE UPGRADES

Well Equipped

  • Plate Carrier:
    1 x Valkyrie™ Plate Carrier - Black
  • Bundle Upgrades:
    2 x A1 Plate - 10" x 12" Base Coat
    2 x Blunt Force Trauma Pad - 10" x 12"

Fully Loaded

  • Plate Carrier:
    1 x Valkyrie™ Plate Carrier - Black
  • Bundle Upgrades:
    2 x Blunt Force Trauma Pad - 10" x 12"
    2 x A2 Plate - 10" x 12" Build Up Coat
    1 x Multi-Caliber Pistol Magazine Double Pouch (MCPMP) - Black

 

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Testimonials

I love it. The design is simple, lightweight and very low profile. It was exactly what I was looking for. The materials, stitching and workmanship is very apparent when you handle it. All of that combined with an amazing price point and quick shipping.

Raymond I.

Awesome gear, great prices. Order shipped quickly and it was accurate. Definitely recommend. Thanks!

Wes Johnson