The Shadow Strategic Viper Plate Carrier (VPC) provides ultimate plate carrier performance. Modular web attachment points along the entire vest's profile provide maximum versatility. It features front, back, and side plate compatible pockets; Quick release tabs for front and back plate removal; Concealable rear adjustment in the cummerbund style side panels constructed with elastic for comfort and ease of movement; Padded shoulder straps with additional removable wrap around the pads offer extra comfort and support. The VPC has a reinforced drag handle and centered front pouch that provides easy access to maps, magazines, or utility gear. Interior hook and loop attachment points are provided for shoulder or collar soft armor, as well as interior side radio pouches.