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Style# 59551

1.5" TDU® Belt

Average rating of 87%
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Purpose Built

A quick and convenient tactical or patrol belt that excels in a wide range of environments, our 1.5” TDU® Belt can be quickly converted into a secure tie down or secondary carry strap. Crafted from rip-resistant nylon, the 5.11® TDU belt incorporates a durable non-metallic buckle that won't set off metal detectors. Ergonomic, affordable, and highly functional, the 5.11 TDU Belt is a versatile addition to your tactical or duty wardrobe.



  • Ergonomic, affordable, and highly functional
  • Metal-detector friendly
  • Can be converted into a tie down or carry strap
  • Fade and fray-resistant



  • Durable nylon webbing
  • Quadruple stitched reinforcements
  • Non-metallic buckle
  • Sizes run small; we recommend that you order 1 size up


Product Reviews

Ratings and Reviews


(based on 79 reviews)

87 %

Best Belt That I've ever owned


From Bill

from New Jersey

This is by far the best and most comfortable that I've ever owned.

Great for airport security


From Prepperman

from Upper Midwest

Great for airport security, don't need to take it off for metal detectors, does not stretch or go out of condition, have worn one everyday for a year, and is still like new. I have ordered more belts for good in different colors

TDU Belt - 1.5"" Plastic Buckle by 511 T


From yankee

from Los Angeles


Good all around belt


From Tony

from TX

I have to pass through multiple detectors every day for work, so this was perfect for me. The end did begin to fray after about 6 months of everyday use, but 2 seconds and a lighter fixed that.

Best belt I own


From Dan

from Birmingham, AL

As a frequent flyer this belt with the Non-metallic buckle makes going through the security much easier, one less thing to remove a put back on. I also own the Double Duty TDU Belt 1.5" top two belts I own.

Built well but has issues


From Santiago

from Ohio

I would like to return this as it is too uncomfortable and hard to conch down.

hard to tighten up, sized too short


From Terry

from Melbourne FL

I'm a 37" waist. I bought a 36-38. Belt is too short to get a good grip on to tighten it up. Is there a trick for tightening?

TDU Belt


From B

from New Mexico

I have to go through a metal detector several times a day where I work. This is one less item I have to take off & put back on (Plastic Buckle).

511 Tactical: Please fix the Size Button on the order site/page. I probably could have used a medium but couldn't figure out what size belt went to my waist size. No problem though, I will cut this one down & sear the material to prevent freying.

I will order another


From BarnStormeer

from SoCal

So Far seems to be Very Durable, wear it every day, an like I said I going to buy another .

Best belt made,multiple uses,superior


From Doc

from Northampton county Pa

Super strong material,quality made product with multiple uses.

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