First Look: Premium Body Armor Ballistic Panel for Eberlestock P5 Switchblade Pack

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posted on August 1, 2020
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Premier Body Armor is partnering with Eberlestock to manufacture custom designed armor inserts for the Eberlestock’s F5 Switchblade line of backpacks.

“Eberlestock’s F5 Switchblade packs have quickly become a staple for every day carry,” said Alex Stewart, Vice President of Operations at Premier Body Armor. “In addition to its all-around versatility, the F5 is a great way to incorporate inconspicuous level IIIA protection into your daily routine. Our new inserts are tailor-made to fit in the F5 and we’re proud to work with Eberlestock to offer this new option to everyone.” 

The F5 Switchblade pack is a popular pack in Eberlestock’s line of everyday carry (EDC) bags. The pack comes pre-equipped with a covert pocket for your concealed carry gear and the custom Premier Body Armor level IIIA insert makes a great pack even better. The lightweight and flexible soft armor panel is custom-fit for the Eberlestock F5 Switchblade Pack, providing you and/or your loved ones with years of dependable service. 

Premium Body Armor Ballistic Panel Features:

  • Tested to meet the NIJ ballistic standards for Level IIIA armor
  • Kevlar construction and a 500 Denier Cordura outer shell
  • 11 inches wide, 16.5 inches high, .22 inches thick
  • TSA Approved 


Eberlestock P5 Switchblade Pack Features

  • Rare-earth magnetic openings allow quick access to handgun concealed carry pouches from either side of the pack.
  • Loop-velcro PALS webbing inside allows you to rack either MOLLE- or velcro-backed accessories
  • Interior pockets for hydration bladder, mags, small item organizers, and more
  • Detachable harness
  • New MOLLE-10 webbing offers the ability to carry standard 3-row MOLLE accessories, with a 60 percent weight savings over standard 25 mm MOLLE matrixes
  • New patent-pending weapon-stowage features
  • Ambidextrous concealed holster suitable for most handguns, including full-frame automatics
  • Hip belt compatible


More information on the full line of inserts and packs from Premium Body Armor and Eberlestock are available now. 
 

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