The platebody requires level 40 Defence but has level 65 bonuses. It lasts only for 15 minutes of wearing. After the time is up, the platebody will vanish. Dying while wearing this armour piece results in a drop of 275,000 coins.
Once you wear this item for longer than around 30 seconds, it will have the word (deg) added to its name and it becomes untradeable. Using this item in combat adds the (deg) to its name instantly, also rendering it untradeable.