Spear / BALCS Soft Armor Inserts
Spear / BALCS Soft Armor Inserts

Spear / BALCS Soft Armor Inserts

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If you need a multi-purpose insert that can be interchanged among carriers AND paired with your favorite hard armor plate Body Armor Direct has the answer – the SPEAR/BALC Soft Armor Inserts. This single platform will allow the flexibility to face any mission, any time.

Perfect for the security professional, law enforcement officer, or military contractor who faces a wide range of possible threats. No matter what the world throws your way these inserts will provide the protection needed to be successful. Each insert offers NIJ Certified Level IIIA or IIIA+ protection in a package that is compatible with many of the leading carriers and paired with your favorite hard plates.

Comfort and fit are always goals of Body Armor Direct. Each insert is designed for all-day, everyday wear. It is available in all three of our weight options including Light, Lighter, and Lightest. Sizes range from small to 2XL and offers a low-profile design for easier concealment and comfort.

Backed by the Body Armor Direct Warranty. Each carrier is warranted against defects in workmanship or materials for 24 months from the date of purchase. Panels are warranted for 5 years from the date of purchase to conform to minimum NIJ protocol in an actual confrontation. Please refer to the Body Armor Direct Warranty page for specific requirements and limitations

Protection you can trust. Your products are assembled in the USA, using American labor, and on mostly traditional sewing machines. This, along with a rigorous internal testing procedure, allows Body Armor Direct to provide some of the highest quality ballistic protection possible. Plus, each panel is NIJ Certified Level IIIA or Level IIIA+, depending on the weight option selected.

A price you can afford.  we offer multiple payment options including 4 interest-free installment payments, ShopPay, PayPal Credit, and government purchase orders.


  • NIJ Certified Level IIIA or Level IIIA+ Ballistic Protection
  • Low Profile, Easy to Conceal design]
  • Fits Many of the Most Popular Industry Carriers
  • Can Be Paired with Your Favorite Hard Plate
  • Wrap Around Protection

What’s included:

  • Front & Back SPEAR/BALC Inserts
     Stomach Circumference (Inches)
    Small26.5" - 31"
    Medium31.5" - 37"
    Large37.5" - 40"
    XL40.5" - 44"
    2XL44.5" - 47"
    3XL47.5" - 53"
    4XL53.5" - 58"
    5XL58.5" - 62"

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    We offer both Shop Pay and Paypal Credit to make sure you have the resources to stay safe. No credit checks, no social security numbers, this does not go on your credit report

    Body Armor Direct warrants nylon covers against any defects in workmanship or materials for twenty-four (24) months after the date of purchase.

    We offer a limited 5-year manufacturer’s warranty on all of our ballistic products and 2 years on the carrier.

    Body Armor Direct warrants that for a period of (5) years from the date of purchase, the panels will conform to the minimum requirements of the NIJ protocol for ballistic intervention during an actual confrontation at the stated threat level (if your ballistic panels are not labeled in compliance with NIJ requirements, then this warranty does not apply to your panels). This warranty is subject to, and expressly conditioned upon, strict compliance with the following conditions: 

     - The panel must not be torn, damaged, or altered in any way. 

     - The panel must not be subjected to abuse or misuse during service. 

     - The panel may only be used or placed in a cover or carrier it is designed or intended for. 

     - The panel must not be permitted to be excessively wet. 

     - The panel must not be subjected to excessive heat. 

     - The panel must be properly stored (i.e., not in excessively hot or damp conditions).

     Weight in Lbs.
     SizeLightLighterLightestSq. Inches of Ballistics


    Light0.35 inch
    Lighter0.25 inch
    Lightest0.21 inch

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    Why Body Armor Direct


    To guarantee your protection, our products are tested and certified by the National Institute of Justice, the leading research and development agency from the U.S. Department of Justice.


    Body Armor Direct is an American owned and operated company. All of our armor is made right here in the USA.

    Less Wait Times

    All of our in stock armor ships to you in 2-5 days to ensure you're protected when you need it most.


    We stand behind our products with a five year warranty on all ballistic soft armor insert plates matched by a two year warranty on outside carriers.


    We offer both ShopPay and Paypal Credit to make our body armor more affordable. No credit checks or social security numbers necessary, this does not go on your credit report.


    If your insert does not fit properly simply send it back and we'll exchange it within 10 days.

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