Accession Number : ADD008580

Title :   Logistics Vehicle Armor.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Pagano,Victor H

Report Date : 13 Mar 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : This abstract discloses a protective covering for the cargo box of a military logistic vehicle. The basic fabric covering has special add-on pockets or sleeves for receiving alternative type of armor inserts (slats) for achieving various levels of ballistic hardening. Advantages of the system are easy armor adjustability or replaceability, and ability to remove the armor when it is not needed.

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Vehicular armor, Fabrics, Sleeves, Ballistics, Case hardening, Removal, Trucks, Metal plates, Armor plate, Specifications

Subject Categories : Ballistics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE