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Style# 56061

TacTec Chest Rig

Average rating of 71%
$79.99

Purpose Built

The TacTec Tactical Chest Rig from 5.11 Tactical® provides a sturdy and reliable foundation for your tactical kit, and can be worn H-Frame or Rhodesian (x-back) style. Six easy to reach front facing compartments can be configured for your chosen storage, twin outside compartments can be used for accessories or as hydration slots, and a rear admin pocket provides quick access to maps or documents. Lightweight, durable construction ensures our chest rig provides full range of movement in any environment, and a weatherproofing treatment keeps all your gear dry and secure. The integrated web platform across the chest rig exterior is MOLLE and 5.11® SlickStick® System compatible, giving you the freedom to expand and organize your gear and accessories for the mission at hand. Both nylon cover and bungee retention options are included.

 

Overview:

  • Reliable, durable, customizable
  • SlickStick/MOLLE chest rig exterior webbing
  • Optional hydration storage
  • Waterproofed
  • Configurable front pouches
  • Map/admin pocket at rear

 

Specifications:

  • All-weather nylon construction
  • Padded shoulder straps
  • Can be worn H-frame or Rhodesian (cross-back)
  • Elastic band retention
  • Nylon cover or bungee magazine straps
  • Durable Duraflex® hardware

 

Product Reviews

Ratings and Reviews

 
3.6

(based on 9 reviews)

71 %

Excellent

 
5.0

From TacMed

from

Picked this up to replace 511's original chest rig that I had. It is excellent for what its intended use is for...I agree it is not for a "soldier" or PMC, and if I had access to full plate carriers or Paracleat armor I don't know why you would go for a chest rig....chest rigs are obviously smaller, for some people this is a good thing. LEO's that aren't authorized to wear the Tac vests this may be good for for an active shooter type situation...stores 6 mags out of the box- excellent, comfortable. I like the built in AR mag holders as thats less pouches to buy/ attach.

Not for Military Operational use.

 
1.0

From Jdub

from Long Beach, CA

I wore this vest for training and multiple overseas operations. This vest was not designed for operations as a soldier.

You will have difficulty finding room to put your full allotment of equipment on this vest eg. Med pouch, 10 x 5.56 mags, 2 x 9mm mags, utility pouch and anything else you want to Carrie. This vest would be a better designed for low profile carrier only sustaining 6 mags.

The weight will all set on you stomach and the straps pull at the back of your neck and shoulders after 3 hours of wear the vest becomes so uncomfortable it was unbearable.

This designed is better suited for a small police urban operation that are not going to require a lot of gear or to wear the vest for a pro longed time.

VERY DISAPPOINTED

 
1.0

From Ghost 89

from Afghanistan

I work in Afghanistan and bought this to use and after a week of wear one of the magazines already wore through the material. I had high hopes for this but was disappointed.

Tac Tec Chest Rig.Not bulky Good for LEO

 
4.0

From RAZORBACK IN OKLAHOMA

from Green Country, OK

Once I get a chance to run it. Then I'll update it.

Tac Tec Chest Rig

 
4.0

From Adam

from Pennsylvania

I would have liked the mag pockets separated (or if they had a hsgi type insert inside the pockets). I also would like to see buckles for a quick detach/attachment point at the base of the vest instead of the stitched attachment points ( i had a local seamstress attach buckles )...I use this rig for rapid deployment over my police uniform, the buckles would assist in getting this rig on faster.

Needs a little TLC

 
3.0

From Max

from South florida

This vest does what it claims I guess,it's just too complicated for my 50 yr old style.No instructions for the bungee's and I can't figure them out.Mag covers are fine though.Mags fit in the main pockets fine but there is a stretchy inside strap that gets in the way of inserting mags.I'm going to cut them out.I suppose you are supposed to put the strap around your mags.However this takes time because the straps are very tight and not lined up properly on the 2 outside pockets and if you have the covers on there is no need for this strap.I don't drop my mags,I stow them back in the rig.The inside strap is in the way for this to happen in a timely manner.So without the inner strap and with some instructions for the bungees I would add a star to the rating.

Quick and easy to use

 
5.0

From Seabee

from Midland Michigan

I have used similar products, but I prefer this
one.

Nicely done

 
4.0

From Josh

from East Tennessee

A well made and lightweight chest rig. I've added a couple of pouches per my own preferences. I have not tried using the side pockets for water bottles yet. That said, the retention for the rifle mags is great (internal strap and a cover), and the rig is very easy to fit. Great for range work or grab and go. I would have liked an instruction sheet for the bungee setup.

Great Product.

 
5.0

From Alex

from Delaware

You really can't go wrong with this rig. Well made easy to configure for your own personal needs. It also does fit 7.62x51 magazines.

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