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Ballistic resistance of personal body armor

Ballistic resistance of personal body armor

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, National Institute of Justice in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Law Enforcement and Corrections Standards and Testing Program (U.S.),
  • Armor -- United States -- Testing,
  • Protective clothing -- Standards -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcoordination by Office of Law Enforcement Standards, National Institute of Standards and Technology ; prepared for National Institute of Justice, Office of Science and Technology
    SeriesNIJ standard -- 0101.04
    ContributionsNational Institute of Standards and Technology (U.S.). Office of Law Enforcement Standards, National Institute of Justice (U.S.). Office of Science and Technology
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 56 p. :
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15311162M

    E Terminology for Body Armor. E Specification for Indoor Ballistic Test Ranges for Small Arms and Fragmentation Testing of Ballistic-resistant Items. NIJ Standard. NIJ Standard Ballistic . Bullet-resistant body armor has been in use since about When law enforcement began wearing body armor, there was a dramatic drop in officer deaths, saving over 3, lives as a result. The .

    Contact Ballistic Body Armour. Ballistic Body Armour will answer all your tactical gear and equipment questions. Contact the bullet-proof clothing specialists today!. We are a leading manufacturer of . Through popular usage, stab resistant, personal armor is frequently included in the broad category of ballistic armor as are materials intended to resist penetration by wind-borne debris (hurricanes) and .

    NIJ Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor Standard (Draft version) 4. NIJ Stab Resistance of Personal Body Armor () 5. NIJ Ballistic Helmet Standard () 6.   This video describes the different types of ballistic-resistant body armor. Video provided by The National Institute of Justice. Description of Types of Ballistic-Resistant Body Armor.


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Ballistic resistance of personal body armor. Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, National Institute of Justice, [] (OCoLC) : Ballistic Resistance of Personal Body Armor: Nij Standard (): Boyd, David G.: Books.

Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor. The text of NIJ Standard is the authority in the event of any discrepancy with this guide.

Nothing in this document should be understood to be a legal mandate or File Size: 1MB. • Ballistic resistant armor is credited with saving more than 2, lives; but inthe failure of a first responder vest identified the need for long-term stability and durability tests.

• NIST developed a tool. Abstract This Office of Law Enforcement Standards (OLES) performance standard provides the criteria, requirements, methodology, and procedures for ballistic resistance evaluation of Author: Kirk D. Rice, Michael A. Riley, Amanda L.

Forster. : Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor NIJ Standard (): Justice, U.S. Department of: BooksFormat: Paperback. ballistic protection, body armor & plate carriers It is paramount that our law enforcement and military personnel have the appropriate body protection when on duty and in the field.

Different weapons. u Ballistic-resistant body armor is not designed nor tested to protect the wearer against edged or stabbing weapons. u Inspecting, caring for and storing body armor in accordance with the manufacturer’s.

National Institute of Justice Ballistic Resistance of Personal Body Armor NIJ Standard– Supersedes NIJ Standard–, Ballistic Resistance of Police Body Armor dated April File Size: KB. – For The Latest In Body Armor News. This website is dedicated to providing you with the latest science, news, and updates related to personal ballistic protection and bulletproof vests.

Body armor, also known as body armour, personal armor/armour, or a suit/coat of armour, is protective clothing designed to absorb or deflect physical ically used to protect military personnel.

The current NIJ Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor Standard is NIJ Standard and requires rigorous compliance testing. A proposed revision is anticipated for the end of May The Author: Ben Findley.

This images shows the ballistics test results of this specially formed glass. Photo courtesy UL. By Louis Chavez. When specifying, designing, or building with ballistic-resistant products and/or. CHAPTER 4 BALLISTIC RESISTANCE OF BODY ARMOR / STAB RESISTANCE OF PERSONAL BODY ARMOR Professor Ian Horsfall Body armour Ballistic fabric Textile armour Ceramic armour.

NIJ Interim Requirements, Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor (August ) Also supersedes: NIJ Standard– Rev. A, Ballistic Resistance of Personal Body Armor (June ) Coordination by: File Size: 1MB. discussion will focus solely on the ballistic resistance of personal body armor, and more specifically, that body armor available to and worn by domestic federal and local police personnel.

Appendix A lists File Size: KB. BALLISTIC RESISTANCE OF PERSONAL BODY ARMOR ADDENDUM B 1. PURPOSE This addendum provides clarification and changes to the text, methodology, and procedures of the National Institute of File Size: KB.

Ballistic fabrics, ceramics, and laminated composites are among the leading materials used in modern body armor designs, and nano-particle and natural fiber filled composites are candidate materials for Cited by:   This is a guide to help law enforcement officers select, wear and care for body armor.

The video walks officers through the process of getting measured for proper fit and gives tips on how to. Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor NIJ Standard establishes minimum performance requirements and test methods for the ballistic resistance of personal body armor designed to protect.

Tested to NIJ Level IIIA which includes 44 magnum & 9mm and all lesser threats. Specifications: Ballistic Panels: 10x12", HARD ARMOR Constructed from special lightweight Polyethylene materials. Given recent changes in NIJ ballistic standards, and a sometimes convoluted explanation of how body armor works, this brief article is provided to explain the levels of protection for ballistic.Currently the ballistic resistance of body armor is evaluated with different type of manikin.

When a handgun bullet strikes body armor, it is caught in a “web” of very strong fibers. These fibers absorb .