This PASGT helmet includes the helmet shell and suspension system (cushion layer, chin strap, webbing). Full protection for the head with excellent performance. Improved stability and comfort utilizing a 4-point fully adjustable retention system.
Chinstrap and retention can withstand 115 lb tension loading and are designed and approved for parachute operations. The material is non-toxic.
PASGT is an acronym, standing for Personnel Armour System for Ground Troops. The Personnel Armour System for Ground Troops Helmet is a combat helmet first employed by the U.S. military in 1983 and eventually adopted by many other military and law enforcement agencies internationally. The shell is made from 19 layers of Kevlar, a ballistic fabric treated with a phenolic resin system and is rated at a Threat Level IIIA as per DARPA, USMC, and U.S. Army and offers protection against shrapnel and ballistic threats. It meets the 1800 requirement of MIL-STD-662 E
- Helmet shell material: Tac-Tex (UHMWPE)
- Thickness: 8.5 MM (+/- 5%)
- Size: L
- Performance: NIJ IIIA
- Weight: 1.4kgs (+/-5%)