Ballistic Resistant Shield

Ballistic Resistant Shield

Perimeter Security with Ballistic Resistance

Ameristar's Matrix Systems can now by upgraded to include Ballistic Shields (meets Level 8 protection as defined by UL 752)  for an added layer of security. Ameristar ballistic resistant fence balance design & functional fortitude to derive a structure that integrates the necessary security features as well as an appealing facade.

Use the chart below as a reference for the level of resistance a shield can provide. Call Ameristar for more information: 888-333-3422

 

Ratings of bullet resistant materials as identified by UL 752

Rating Ammunition Weight Velocity (fps) Shots Fired

Level 3

.44 Magnum Lead Semi-Wadcutter
Gas Checked
240gr | 15.6g 1,350 min -1,485 max 3
Level 4 .30 Caliber Rifle
Lead Core Soft Point (.30-06 caliber)
180gr | 11.7g 2,540 min - 2,794 max 1
Level 5 7.62mm Rifle Lead Core
Full Metal Copper Jacket Military Ball (.308 Caliber)
150gr | 9.7g 2,750 min - 3,025 max 1
Level 6 9mm Full Metal Copper Jacket
with Lead Core
124gr | 8.0g 1,400 min - 1,540 max 5
Level 7 5.56 mm Rifle Full Metal Copper Jacket
with Lead Core (.223 caliber)
55gr | 3.56g 3,080 min - 3,383 max 5
Level 8 7.62mm Rifle Lead Core Full Metal Copper Jacket
Military Ball (.308 Caliber)
150gr | 9.7g 2,750 min - 3,025 max 5