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Police Department body armor

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Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000502008

Bid Title: Police Department body armor

Agency Bid No. Title: 1094

Received Date: 03/03/2016

Close Date: 03/22/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: Topeka, Kansas

Delivery Date: Not Stated

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Specifications include, but are not limited to: The soft body armor shall be lightweight, concealable under the duty uniform and provide protection from specified handgun bullet penetration and resultant trauma. The body armor shall provide protection to the front, back, and to the extent possible, side areas. The body armor shall consist of front and back panels, enclosed in an outer vest garment. The garment shall be designed so the ballistic panels may be readily inserted and removed. The Topeka Police department is seeking bids for Threat Level II and IIIA soft body armor. The soft body armor alone without any additional plates shall provide a minimum of threat level II and IIIA ballistic protection as described by the National Institute of Justice NIJ 0101.06 requirements. Vest sizes shall accommodate the various torso sizes of the Topeka Police Department personnel. All sized shall be custom fit and special and larger sizes shall be made available. Vests shall be designed to provide adequate stability on the body under all conditions of use normally expected in patrol duty. In order to provide proper fit, all shoulder and side straps shall be adjustable with hook and loop fasteners and provide for a minimum of three inches of girth adjustment. The top of the front panels shall be moderately scooped and the top corners tapered to provide concealability and freedom of movement.

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Product Code: 68008

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: City of Topeka

State: Kansas

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: 215 SE 7th Street, Topeka, Kansas, 66603

Phone: 785-368-3749

Fax: 785-368-4499



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