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Style# 72197

Rapid PDU® Long Sleeve Shirt

Average rating of 90%
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Purpose Built

Engineered with direct input from law enforcement and tactical operators from around the world, the Long Sleeve PDU® Rapid Shirt from 5.11 Tactical® is an innovative new design that perfectly complements the use of an external vest carrier.

Features and Benefits

  • Unique dual fabric construction
  • Toughened shoulders support an external vest carrier
  • Agile lower body increases mobility


  • 65/35 poly/cotton twill upper
  • Moisture wicking, quick drying
  • 55/37/8 cotton/poly/spandex performance knit lower
  • Epaulettes
  • Imported
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Ratings and Reviews

 4.5 average rating

(based on 2 reviews)

90 %

Just what I had in mind!

 Rated 5.0 stars

From JK

from Wisconsin

I was actually thinking of this design when I was looking for something more comfortable to wear under my external vest carrier. Leave it to 5.11 to create it. It's much more comfortable than wearing the regular PDU shirt with all the pockets and zipper. Only downside is that I had to have the excess material tailored so it wouldn't bunch up under the carrier. The only suggestion I might make would be to create a compression fit model. Otherwise, great job!

Great Shirt for outer carriers

 Rated 4.0 stars

From bellfpd

from Ohio

Love this shirt. Makes a great uniform for those with outer vest carrier. Much cooler and comfortable then regular uniform shirt under carrier. 5.11 needs to make this shirt in a Taclite upper material so it can be worn with Taclite pants during those hot summer months. Also not sure why they only make it in long sleeve for men and only short sleeve in womens.

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