M5 Series

The DKX M5 Series ballistic plates represent some of our best sellers. Multi-hit capable, lightweight, and affordable, the M5 Series also reliably stops many of the most common special rifle threats, including the notorious M855. Constructed of a ceramic/polyethylene composite, and available in 18 different size configurations, the M5 Series offers our most advanced technology without the unreasonable cost.

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SHAPE SIZE1 (In.)
Full Size 5 x 7
Full Size 5 x 8
Full Size 6 x 6
Full Size 6 x 8
Full Size 7 x 8
Full Size 7 x 9
Full Size 8 x 10
Full Size 10 x 12
SAPI/ESAPI 7.25 x 11.50
SAPI/ESAPI 8 x 10
SAPI/ESAPI 8.75 x 11.75
SAPI/ESAPI 9.5 x 12.50
SAPI/ESAPI 10 x 12
SAPI/ESAPI 10.25 x 13.25
SAPI/ESAPI 11 x 14
Shooter 8 x 10
Shooter 10 x 12
PROTECTION TYPE/THREAT LEVEL: Special (Handgun/Rifle)
CONFIGURATION: Stand-Alone
CONSTRUCTION: CeramicPolyethylene
PROTECTIVE COVERS AVAILABLE: Polyurea
HIT RATING: Multi
MODEL #: D1789
TESTING CERTIFICATION/STANDARD: Special Threat Tested*
SPECIAL THREATS:
  • SPEER .375 SIG 125gr FMJ FN
  • SPEER .44 MAG 240gr SJHP
  • 5.56mm x 45mm 55gr Ball (M193)
  • 5.56mm x 45mm 62gr Ball (M855)
  • 7.62mm x 39mm 123gr PS Ball (Mild Steel Core)