The Stratus Tactical Plate (STP) and MOLLE Adaptive Plate (MAP) combine to provide users with secure on-body transport of rifles with AR-15-style buffer tubes. The milled aluminum STP houses a sling cup and protruding stud secures to the provided MAP—a lightweight polymer anchor point that attaches to MOLLE webbing. The arrangement enables users to mount and dismount the gun quickly from their gear. Price: $65. Contact: Stratus Support Systems LLC; (832) 594-7925; stratussupportsystems.com.
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