FMS of Israel will unveiled new ballistic helmet shell LAAD 2013 defence exhibition Brazil 0504135
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FMS at LAAD 2013
|Friday, April 5, 2013, 08:02 PM|
|FMS of Israel will unveiled a new ballistic helmet shell at LAAD 2013 defence exhibition in Brazil.|
FMS Enterprises, a leader in the development and manufacturing of advanced ballistic protection solutions, will unveil a new Ballistic helmet Shell at LAAD, April 9-12, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Israel Pavilion, Hall 4, Booth # K-34. The new high performance, lightweight ballistic shell is designed to stop rifle rounds such as the 5.56x45mm, 7.62x39mm, 7.62x51mm, lead core cartridges and Tokarev 7.62mm pistol steel core rounds.
The new FMS Helmet is designed to stop rifle rounds such as the 5.56x45mm, 7.62x39mm, 7.62x51mm, lead core cartridges and Tokarev 7.62mm pistol steel core rounds.
Constructed from specially designed High Performance Polyethylene (HPPE) Unidirectional (UD) materials, the new shell offers superior ballistic protection. At a weight of 1250 grams, it completely stops 5.56mm and 7.62mm cartridges and 7.62mm pistol steel core rounds. The new shell fully complies with the requirements of MIL-STD-662F and meets NIJ Ballistic standards.
“We are excited to announce our new helmet shell at LAAD 2013” said Oren Gruber, VP Marketing & Business Development at FMS Enterprises. “Offering new level of protection, this life saving helmet incorporates the latest technology in ballistic composite construction and advanced ergonomic design to maximize protection and comfortably integrate with other personal protection systems such as body armor.” Gruber added. The new shell is available in PASGT and MICH shapes to enhance the soldier’s aural perception assist in acquiring a sight picture.
The helmet is chemical and water resistant. To allow for simple painting of the complete helmet the shells can be supplied with a thin aramid cover.