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F70TM – BALLISTIC HELMET

The F70TM ballistic helmet provides a high-value combination of ballistic performance and low weight that far exceed conventional (ACH) helmet specifications. Available in Mid-Cut and High-Cut options, the integrated and configurable helmet design is intended for conventional military combat as well as special forces and law enforcement operations.

 Maintains the same coverage as the ACH helmet – at a much lighter weight >30% weight reduction*

* When compared to ACH specifications for a finished shell

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

Innovative no thru-hole construction for mounting the NVG shroud, retention system and rails, which increases the shell’s effective protection area

Geometry is engineered for improved coverage of critical areas and increased comfort compared to conventional (ACH) helmets

Shell is manufactured with advanced Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Modular and configurable to support a variety of mission profiles

Multiple accessories available including visor.  Ballistic mandible available for Mid-Cut helmet only.

High-Cut evaluated and determined suitable for U.S. Air Force static line and military free-fall operations under the Test Parachute Program (TPP)

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Shell Design

  • Unique shell design increases protection area
  • Reduces material for reduced weight to maximize fit
  • No thru-bolt design increases shell integrity
Ballistic Visor   Mandible

Configuration Options

  • Standard includes shell, suspension, retention, rails, NVG shroud, and exterior loop set
D30 Trusty Stealth 7 Pad

Suspension Systems

  • D3O® TRUST™ Stealth Helmet Pad Systems with 7 or 9 pads
  • Provides excellent blunt impact protection and comfort
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Retention Systems

  • X-Back or Dial Retention System
  • Two-direction pull for stability and one-hand adjustment
  • Does not require a chin extension when using a respirator
  • Innovative no thru-bolt attachment

BALLISTIC PERFORMANCE TESTING

NIJ Threat Level

NIJ 0106.01 with NIJ 0.108.01 Level IIIA Threats

(9mm FMJ/44mag @ 1400-1450 ft/sec)

Fragmentation Testing

Tested in accordance to NATO STANAG 2920

 17 gr .22 caliber FSP ≥ 2755 ft/sec (840 m/sec)

 Meets and exceeds ACH Fragmentation Requirements when tested to MIL-STD-662F

Blunt Impact Testing

Meets ACH Blunt Impact requirements

Accessory Testing

Mandible:

 17 gr .22 caliber FSP; V50 ≥ 2132 ft/sec (650m/sec)

 Visor:

 17 gr .22 caliber FSP; V0 = 560 ft/sec (170m/sec)

  

*Testing performed by a US based NIJ accredited third party laboratory

FINISHED SHELL WEIGHT

(Includes edge trim and paint)

Click here to view F70 Ballistic Helmet sizing instructions.