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We are an American Company and ship to the USA ONLY

Citizen SHTF Tactical Armored Vest

SKU CZ-S073BK0-00
Armor Level

MOLLE, Plate Pockets and Magnetic Closures

When the S*it... Hits the Fan (SHFT) you need the SHTF Tactical Vest. This vest is designed to give you a full MOLLE compatible tactical vest. Featuring 1000 denier tactical nylon you can add multiple standard MOLLE attachments to this vest to give you quick access to your most important equipment and supplies. The SHFT Vest can hold both your soft armor (included) as well as hard armor plates from any other manufacturer.

This vest like like others on Citizen Armor feature our proprietary armor solution using light weight Graphene Nano technologies.

Checkout the Citizen Armor Advantage

The SHTF Tactical Vest delivers superior high-level threat protection for vital organs on the front, back. You’ll be prepared for any Sh*t Hits the Fan scenario with our magnetic quick-release closures on the shoulders and sides for quick deployment or removal. The shoulder straps have an added foam rubber layer for extra comfort for heavy gear and ID patches can be displayed on the velcro strips. 

  • Available in sizes: M, L & XL (SIZE CHART)
  • Armor Levels: Standard (Level IIIA) or Elite (Level IIIA+) 
  • Color: Black
  • Please allow up to 10 days for the product to ship. 


• Sizes: C3 (M), C4 (L), C5 (XL)
• Removable armor shields
• Washable outer layer
• Magnetic quick-release closure system
• Velcro identification patch strip on the front
• Exterior pockets for hard armor & side plates
• MOLLE Integrated system on front and back
• Emergency drag handle
• 1/4" foam rubber padding on shoulder straps
• 1000D Nylon & 3D mesh inner lining
• DWR Antimicrobial coating with odor control
• Made in the U.S.A.

It is legal for anyone to purchase or wear body armor except convicted felons. Purchasing armor from Citizen Armor is done under the agreement that you will not use our products for any criminal use or allow anyone to do so.

*Refund Policy: ALL SALES ARE FINAL; Unless a manufacturer defect is present. Contact for RMA approval due to a manufacturer defect within 14 days after order delivery. 

Customer Reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Great everyday vest - highly recommend!

I ordered both the Conceal and tactical carriers. i wear the concealed almost daily to get used to the feel. the tactical vest has been used in a few filed training exercises and is both functional and comfortable

Great products, and i have been recommending them to those that have seen me wear mine

Citizens is the absolute best!

Hello this is Mike from Killeen Texas. I just bought another vest from your production team. The v with three plates... I just wanted to thank you all from the bottom of my heart for serving my security needs. Citizens is the absolute best. My friends are all looking to buy from your company. I am telling everybody in Killeen about citizens armor. Keep building great products and veterans will continue to endorse citizens armor. Thank you for always being there and thank you to billy once again. Sincerely.