Ballistic Resistant Shield

Perimeter Security with Ballistic Resistance

Ameristar's Matrix Systems can now by upgraded to include Ballistic Shields 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