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

Report Date:

2011-06-28

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

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.

Subject Categories:

  • Armor

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE