Plate Armor

Description: The heaviest type of armor, made up of shaped plates of metal or similarly resilient material, plate provides the most armor protection. The cost for its superior fortification is mobility and agility.
    Magic appears at higher item levels, and grants higher armor bonuses than its mundane counterparts. Plate armor grants +9 AC at levels 6-10, +10 AC at levels 11-15, +11 AC at levels 16-20, +12 AC at levels 21-25, and +14 AC at levels 26-30.
AC Bonus: +8
Check: -2
Speed: -1
Weight: 50 lb.
Cost: 50 gp.
Type: Plate

Published in Player's Handbook, page(s) 214, Heroes of the Fallen Lands, page(s) 325.