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Style# 72185

MultiCam® TDU® Rapid Assault Shirt

Average rating of 93%
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Purpose Built

The 5.11® MultiCam® Rapid Assault Shirt features a specialized MultiCam® color pattern that reduces visibility across the visual light spectrum. Engineered with direct input from military and law enforcement personnel as an ideal base layer for tactical use, the MultiCam® Rapid Assault Shirt utilizes a unique multi-fabric construction: the poly/cotton/spandex knit body section provides an agile and flexible base with moisture wicking and quick drying properties, and ultra-durable poly/cotton ripstop sleeve sections stand up to the harshest operational environments. A saddle shoulder design takes the weight of body armor without pinching or bunching while offering full freedom of movement. Large shoulder pockets provide quick and convenient storage, mesh panels offer enhanced breathability, and the integrated woven collar can be worn up or down. When you need to keep a low profile while retaining full mobility, the MultiCam® Rapid Assault Shirt is the only choice.



  • The ultimate tactical base layer
  • Designed for use with body armor
  • MultiCam® reduces visual and IR signature
  • Dual fabric construction
  • Large storage pockets at each shoulder
  • Mesh panels for breathability
  • 1/4 zip front
  • Collar can be worn up or down



  • Body section is fitted poly/cotton/spandex
  • Sleeves are poly/cotton ripstop
  • Reinforced articulated elbows
  • Saddle-shoulder design for free movement
  • Seamless underarms eliminate chaffing
  • Flat lock seams throughout increase comfort
  • Imported


Product Reviews

Ratings and Reviews


(based on 19 reviews)

93 %

All reviews and Manufacturer's Descriptions are TRUE, But...


From Vincent


I cannot give this item more than 2 stars. Any professional combat shirt or garment meant for professional military or law enforcement use must be flame retardant, self-extinguishing and must not melt to the skin. These shirts do not fulfill those requirements. Further, they are not U S made.



From J.


I give this shirt a 5/5 stars on every aspect. Look, comfortability, and usefulness. Fits just right very true to its size chart. Shirt has a long tail so no plumbers crack while out on the range! Guys, this shirt is worth every penny. It's just too bad it's not made in the good Ol' US of A...



From Bents

from QLD Australia.

I use the shirt for hunting under a rig. Keeps me comfortable. It has a great cut with nice features like the cloth cover sewn in to cover the zipper. I have this type of shirt in other brands and this one is my favourite.

Great combat shirt


From Nick

from Mass

When I put the shirt on and take it off I here a tear, it might be because I take it off a little to fast but that shouldn't be the case. You should be able to throw it on real quick in a situation when needed. But when it's on it feels great, breaths well, and I feel like might loadout is complete. Other than the fact that it seems easy to tear at the seems when putting on it does feel like a great piece of equipment. It might just need a little breaking in. Overall I would recommend this combat shirt I don't regret the purchase pros beat the one con that there is. Great job 5.11!!!

Worth the cost


From JRod

from Miramar, FL

Cant find any cons to this product. The chest area fits snug and wicks away moisture as needed. The material feels a little thick and keeps me a little warm in Florida weather but still does its job. The arms bothered me when I first put them on since they were so large, but honestly I love it now. Arms are over sides around the bicep area to give a great freedom of movement in the arms, you dont even notice you have sleeves on. Quality as usual is up to 5.11 standards and will take whatever punishment you want to subject to it. Cost is a little high but its better to pay for a top quality product once than have to replace other lesser brands on a frequent basis. Get this product, you wont be disappointed.

Practical,wearable and comfortable


From Doc

from Montana

Use under my armor load vest. Plenty of storage on arms. Comfortable after first wash to soften up arms. Way more versatile than BDU shirt under body armor. Get one, you'll like it.

Excellent equipment!!!!


From Koldburn

from NC

Excellent fit. Universal, and breathable. Tested in worst possible conditions. Strongly recommended!

Excellent quality and comfort


From Malakie

from WI

I use these items daily and they are comfortable and look professional. I have the shirts, BDU's and boots. The only thing is the 'shirt' part that is not camo'd will not last as long as the full camo areas.. It is not as heavy or rugged in material.

However that is ok because it makes it more comfortable and cooler to where.. Just want you to be aware of that though..

Great Shirt


From Jim

from islip, NY

I found this great to wear underneath my kit. It had all the pockets you could ask for, plus all the Velcro already stitched on. Great to wear during days with large temperature swings( hot to cold) I wore this shirt almost everyday during my deployment . Thanks Brendan. I love this stuff.

Great product!


From Emery Meyer

from Pittsburgh, PA

First off, this is just an amazing combat TDU shirt. I have owned different brands of combat shirts and this by-far is the best. "Other" shirts chest and under-arms region material is cheaper and feels like it belongs on a T-shirt. While on 5.11's Multicam TDU shirt is just amazing. The Rip-stock feels and looks amazing compared to other shirts. Also, the material in the chest and under-arm regions is a great material. Their blend of fabrics makes it look and feel like Under Armor products. It fits perfect! Also, the zipper on the neck that un-zips the collar of the shirt helps alot, i have a shorter neck so I just Un-zip it and it feels amazing unlike other shirts. Overall, this shirt is just plain-out amazing. If you do anything outdoors that requires multicam, GET THIS SHIRT. This shirt is worth more that the price, it should be more like $120 for the shirt. You will not regret your purchase.


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