Ballistics

Armored Devices Inc. manufactures protective equipment in compliance with the National Institute of Justice standard 0101.6 ( Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor) and 0108.01(Ballistic Resistant Protective Materials). The ballistic panels we employ are designed to stop three threat levels, NIJ 3A, NIJ 3 and NIJ 4. A summary of the stopping ability for each NIJ level we offer is shown below:

NIJ 3A 

  • 44 Magnum,240 grain(15.5 grams), lead semi-wadcutter
  • 5 Shots(NIJ)
  • 1400+- 50 ft/s (426 +-15m/s)

NIJ 3

  • 7.62 mm(308 Winchester) Full Metal Jacket, 150 grain(9.7 grams)
  • 5 Shots(NIJ)
  • 2750 +-50 ft/s (838 +-15 m/s)

NIJ 4

  • 30-06 Armor Piercing(AP), 166 grains(10.8 grams)
  • 1 Shot(NIJ)
  • 2850 +-50ft/s (868 m/s)

Contact us at (352) 256-8457 for the specifics on any of our products.