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RTS Tactical HST Quick Release Plate Carrier

RTS Tactical HST Quick Release Plate Carrier

Regular price $279.99 USD
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In the realm of protection and readiness, the RTS Tactical HST Quick Release Plate Carrier stands as your steadfast guardian. Engineered with precision, it blends superior comfort and unwavering protection, a tribute to those who stand in harm's way.

At its core, our best-in-class spacer mesh technology ushers in a new era of breathability. No longer will overheating be a concern; wear it for extended periods with ease. The removable shoulder pads offer added cushioning for those demanding missions, ensuring you're always ready to respond.

Customization knows no bounds with our premium laser-cut MOLLE cummerbund. Designed for soft armor compatibility, it empowers you to tailor your gear with RTS Tactical Soft Armor and Hard Armor Packages. Versatility is your ally.

360° of laser-cut load-bearing MOLLE opens up possibilities. A 4-point QR buckle system simplifies donning and doffing, never compromising on security.

In the harshest environments, trust in durability. From the highest-quality materials, this plate carrier rises to the challenge. Your safety is paramount, and with the RTS Tactical Plate Carrier, it's never in question. From one warrior to another, confidence and protection reign supreme.



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  • QR Buckle System

    Our Quick Release Buckle System redefines agility and speed. With seamless mobility and lightning-fast donning and doffing, it sets the standard for rapid deployment.

  • Laser-Cut MOLLE

    Our mission-specific and adaptable 360 Laser Cut load-bearing MOLLE platform harnesses cutting-edge technology to deliver unmatched stability and top-tier durability for your most critical operations.

  • Breathable Mesh

    Our breathable spacer mesh material ensures maximum comfort and airflow, even during extended wear. Stay cool and dry on the job, performing at your best in any environment.

  • Size Adjustable

    Our adjustable shoulder straps offer a perfect fit and maximum versatility. With upgraded shoulder support and removable pads, RTS Tactical plate carriers provide comfort and adaptability.


At RTS Tactical, we believe in protecting those who protect us. Our HST Quick Release Plate Carrier was born from the need to provide first responders and tactical operators with gear that guarantees their safety and comfort in high-pressure situations. This plate carrier was designed to answer the call for superior protection and usability.

Superior Safety: Our quick-release system reduces the risk of harm or injury in emergencies.

Ultimate Comfort: Seamless design minimizes discomfort during prolonged wear.

Enhanced Mobility: Agility and flexibility are crucial in tactical operations, and our carrier delivers.

Effortless Design: The intuitive quick-release feature requires minimal effort, keeping you focused on the mission.


Tailored Comfort: Easy Shoulder Adjustment

  • Tailored Comfort: Customize the plate carrier's size for a snug fit.
  • Even Weight Distribution: Reduce shoulder strain during extended wear.
  • Personalized Length: Adjust the shoulder strap to your preference.
  • Long-Lasting Durability: Crafted from high-quality materials for lasting use.
  • Size-Flexible: Accommodates 6x8 hard armor side plate inserts for maximum protection.

4-way Quick Release

  • Swift Emergency Removal: The RTS Tactical HST Quick Release Plate Carrier's 4-way quick release enhances safety, reducing injury risk.
  • Effortless On/Off: A seamless design ensures smooth transitions without discomfort, setting it apart from traditional plate carriers.
  • Agile Movement: This Quick Release Plate Carrier boosts mobility, vital for tactical operations requiring rapid reflexes.
  • Intuitive Pulling: Integrated into the HST Plate Carrier's design, the Quick Release activates with ease, requiring minimal effort.

Full 360° Laser Cut

  • 360° Laser Cut Customization: Our Full 360 Laser Cut design lets you fully customize your plate carrier with mission-specific accessories.
  • Enhanced Durability: Precision laser cutting results in a rugged plate carrier built to withstand demanding operations and harsh weather.
  • Efficient Accessory Organization: Intricate laser cut patterns optimize accessory organization, ensuring swift access to vital gear in critical situations.

Upgraded Spacer Mesh for Ultimate Comfort

  • Cool and Comfortable: Our upgraded Spacer Mesh in the RTS Tactical HST Quick Release Plate Carrier boosts airflow, keeping you cool and comfortable during extended wear.
  • Extra Cushioning: This mesh offers added cushioning for your body, reducing pressure and fatigue, even when carrying heavy loads.
  • Moisture Management: Specially designed to wick away sweat and moisture, it prevents odors and chafing.
  • Lasting Durability: The upgraded material is tough and resistant to wear and tear, ensuring long-lasting use in challenging conditions.


We’ve worked with over 1,000 satisfied law enforcement departments, and growing.

Sumter County Sheriff's Office

‘’Thank you to RTS Tactical for the quality and functionality of their recent shield purchase, citing confidence and efficiency for officers.” They plan to turn to RTS Tactical for future needs, expressing gratitude for the invaluable impact on their team

Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office

‘’RTS Tactical delivers top-notch service and supplies over 40 Medium-Level III+ Special Threat Mini Shields.” The Police Chief endorses RTS Tactical, emphasizing their commitment to officer safety and recommending them for reliable and effective equipment.

Seagoville Police Department

‘’We recently invested in RTS Tactical's Ballistic Shields, impressed by their quality and professional service. The enhanced safety and confidence these shields provide make a crucial difference for our officers in high-stress situations. We highly recommend RTS Tactical for Tactical Gear and Ballistic Products’’.

Chattanooga Police Department

Chattanooga PD's Lt. Rusty Morrison praises RTS Tactical's Level lll+ Rifle Shields for operational satisfaction, resilience, and ideal weight, balance, and maneuverability. “The seamless integration of 70 shields highlights their compatibility with evolving policing needs, backed by RTS Tactical's responsive support”.


How does the quick-release system work?

Our 4-way quick-release feature allows for swift removal in emergency situations. Pull the designated straps, and the carrier comes off quickly and smoothly.

Is this plate carrier comfortable for long-duration wear?

Yes, our seamless design ensures even weight distribution, reducing strain on your shoulders. It's perfect for extended missions.

Can I customize the shoulder straps for a personalized fit?

Absolutely, you can adjust the shoulder strap to your preferred length, enhancing the overall usability of the plate carrier.

Is the RTS Tactical HST Quick Release Plate Carrier durable?

Yes, it's crafted with high-quality materials to withstand tough conditions, ensuring longevity.

Do you offer free shipping for this product?

Yes, we provide free shipping for the RTS Tactical HST Quick Release Plate Carrier.

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