General Accouterment Vest ; GAV Vests; 2007; QP117
General Accouterment VestAbout this object
Navy coloured load bearing vest with five separate compartments to hold various accouterments. This version was trialled but not put into use.
The GAV vest was developed due to a lack of space on police utility belts and to address back complaints and injuries being attributed to heavy utility belts. The GAV semi rigid construction assists in spreading the weight of accoutrements.
2007Medium and Materials
Man made fibers (canvas) over shaped plastic moulded pieces, rubber, velcroInscription and Marks
Front of vest "POLICE" with QPS logo, on inside of vest "POLICE"/"Name": RegNo: "/ Gav Vest logo "Chiropractors association of Australia & PPC Engineered Apparel"Measurements
W460mm x Max H320mmObject number
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