The Traverse External Carrier Ballistic Package brings load bearing MOLLE carriers into today’s modern patrol operations and combines state of the art ballistic protection from Armor Express. This option allows you to upgrade your external carrier and soft armor giving you the realization that you no longer have to settle for an uncomfortable and unsupportive vest. Bring you or your agencies OVERT/external carrier options up to speed with today’s times.
With availability in several different configurations, the Armor Express Traverse MOLLE carrier is guaranteed to fit your needs, or those of your agency.
Each of the MOLLE versions is available with the following features:
- Front zip-side opening design
- Heavy duty outer shell
- Concealable Ballistic Pockets
- Internal plate pockets, accommodating inserts for added protection (Accommodates up to one (1) 7″x10″ and/or one (1) 5″ x 8″ UpArmor Packs)
- Front and Rear Hard Armor Plate Pockets (Accommodates up to 10″ x 12″ Rifle Plates – some smaller sizes may need smaller plates)
- Mesh in key friction zones
- Zipper cover with camera mount
- Wire routing ports
- Vertical loop and eyelet badge 2”x3” attachment point – available slick or with 3″x3″ upon request
- Ambidextrous utility pockets
- Adjustable shoulders with mic tabs
- Two Zippered Napoleon chest pocket
- Rear adjustable cummerbund with comfort stretch
- Reinforced Drag Handle
- Custom or Standard Sizing Available
- MOLLE External Carrier
- Available with full front MOLLE attachments
- Slick Pockets: configured without MOLLE – select half MOLLE for this option
- Also available as a Traverse Dress Vest or Traverse Dress Vest MOLLE
For alpha sizing please see the sizing chart.
All carriers are cut and sewn to order, please check lead times prior to ordering.
Traverse Carrier Ballistic Packages
The traverse MOLLE carrier can be outfitted with any of the Armor Express Ballistic solutions. We have paired our most popular models to create easy ballistic packages to fit any budget.
Benefits of Load Bearing Patrol Vest
When looking for an external patrol vest, the Armor Express Traverse line of external carriers are simply the best. The Traverse patrol vest carrier allows you to purchase or add concealable soft armor to this functional overt / external load bearing patrol vest.
Thus, the Traverse External carrier allow officers and agencies to keep a uniform look without being too tactical. This uniform look while also being load bearing gives the wearer an added benefit of relieving weight and pressure from their hips and back. Providing wearers with relief and redistribution of weight has been shown in several studies to help reduce the risk of long term back injuries associated with the wearing of a patrol belts. (PoliceOne – Load Bearing Vest Study Article)
For Agency pricing on any of our products please see our BuyBoard Contract or e-mail email@example.com.
- Traverse – SLICK (#1155-S)
- Traverse – MOLLE (#1155-M)
- Traverse – 1/2 MOLLE (no MOLLE on pockets) (#1155-M-2)
*COLOR CHOICES: LAPD (dark navy), RNG (ranger), BLK (black), TGY (tactical grey), RED (range red), COY (coyote), TAN (tan 499), BRN (brown), and OD (od green)
NOTE: All trim and MOLLE webbing will be BLACK when ordering Color Choice: RED (range red)