Specifications for Balistex (R) Wall Armor

PART I  GENERAL

1.1 Scope of Work
A. The work required includes furnishing bullet resisting  steel wall armor of the sizes and quantities indicated.
B. The bullet resistant wall armor must be Underwriters  Laboratories listed and bear a U.L. Label for the
                                         
(specifier to  insert threat level) as defined by the standard    of Safety U.L. 752 bullet resistant equipment.

NOTE:  If the wall armor has a higher ballistic rating than those tested by UL, then insert weapon, ammo type and number of shots it must resist.

1.2 Submittals
A. Provide the manufacturer's specifications, data, and  other information which substantiates compliance with the  specified performance requirements.
B. Provide approval drawings that indicate sizes, details  and installation procedures for the bullet resistant  wall armor required.

PART II  PRODUCTS


2.1 Bullet Resistant Steel Wall Armor
A. Materials -
  1. All bullet resistant armor will be      manufactured from Balistex(R)_________(model #)    bullet resistant steel in accordance with U.L. 752.    (For higher ballistic levels, delete UL 752 and add:    "The manufacturers independently tested assemblies    to resist the specified ballistic level.")

PRODUCT SELECTION CHART FOR SPECIFIERS USE

PRODUCT                          BALLISTIC RATING        APPROX. THICKNESS

BALISTEX(R) 38P    MPSA (CLASS I)    .1400
BALISTEX(R) 357P  HPSA (CLASS II)  .1800
BALISTEX(R) 44SP  SPSA (CLASS III)  .1885
BALISTEX(R) 44P    SPSA (CLASS III)  .2580
BALISTEX(R) 3HPR8  HPR  (CLASS IV)  .3885

 




  2. Finish of the armor shall be prime painted.  3. Balistex(R) overlap strips will be provided to    maintain ballistic integrity at seams.
  4. Manufacturer shall provide anchoring preparation as    required for a proper installation.

PART III  EXECUTION

3.1 Site Work -

  1.  Install the bullet resistant steel wall armor in    accordance with the manufacturer's instructions,    specifications and approved drawings.