Accession Number : ADD020478


Title :   Conformable Self-Healing Ballistic Armor


Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 28 Jun 2007, patented 28 Jun 2011


Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC


Personal Author(s) : Daniels, George A ; Petrovich, Paul A


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/d020478.pdf


Report Date : 28 Jun 2011


Pagination or Media Count : 7


Abstract : A conformable self-healing ballistic armor protective structure has a shell formed of a laminated cloth material having outer and inner lamellae. The outer lamella of the laminated material is a ballistic cloth and the inner lamella is a soft, conformable self-healing, rubber compound. The shell is filled preferably with multiplicity of ceramic particles disposed in a fluid.


Descriptors :   *PATENTS , *ARMOR , SHELLS(STRUCTURAL FORMS) , CERAMIC MATERIALS , CONFORMAL STRUCTURES , FABRICS , PROTECTION , BALLISTICS , RUBBER , LAMINATES , PARTICLES


Subject Categories : Armor


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE