Rugged yet lightweight, Rothco’s Plate Carrier Vest is MOLLE (Modular Lightweight Load-Carrying Equipment) compatible and designed to offer ballistic protection with four plate armor pocket inserts (armor plates not included). The internal plate pockets in the front and back of the tactical vest include internal loop fields and can fit most soft and hard plate armor. For side protection, the detachable Cummerbund comes with side plate armor pockets that can hold plates up to 6″ X 7″. Covered by rows of MOLLE (Modular Lightweight Load-Carrying Equipment) compatible webbing, the military tactical vest is fully customizable and can fit most pouches, holsters, and other modular gear. The upper MOLLE webbing on the front and back of the plate carrier vest is covered with loop fields to attach patches, brand tape, and other hooked back accessories. The modular plate carrier vest has adjustable padded shoulder straps that include quick-release buckles for quick and effortless removal. Additional features include an emergency drag handle on the back and a padded mesh interior for a comfortable fit and feel.