The Vism Lvl 4 Ceramic PE Ballist Plate 6x6in Curved Side Plate is constructed of a Ceramic and UHMWPE composite resulting in lighter plate. The material structure allows for a greater crack resistance over other ceramic plate designs. This plate is rated at level IV which is capable of stopping .30 caliber AP and M2 rounds with a bullet weight of 166 grains. This plate is a curved 6 in x 6 in Square for side coverage. It features a single curve to better conform to the side of the body for more comfort and can be used for the side pockets of some plate carriers with 6 in x 6 in side pockets. This plate is fully sealed to protect against liquids, chemicals, and other harsh elements. The plate measures 6 in x 6 in x 1 in and weighs 2.25 pounds.