ApplicationNo. 05/966385 filed on 12/04/1978
US Classes:89/36.02, Shape or composition109/49.5, SHIELDS AND PROTECTORS109/80, Composite109/81, With movable parts109/82, Metallic and nonmetallic2/2.5, Penetration resistant2/412, By diverse laminae428/911, PENETRATION RESISTANT LAYER442/256, At least one layer is derived from water-settable material (e.g., cement, gypsum, etc.)442/263Composite consisting of at least two woven fabrics bonded by an interposed adhesive layer (but not two woven fabrics bonded together by an impregnation which penetrates through the thickness of at least one of the woven fabric layers)
ExaminersPrimary: Cannon, J.C.
International ClassesB32B 5/28 (20060101)
B32B 5/22 (20060101)
F41H 5/00 (20060101)
F41H 5/04 (20060101)
AbstractBullet proof armor comprising a laminated pad with front and rear surfaces and composed of a plurality of loosely related fabric sheets woven of fibres having high tensile strength, said fibres of the fabric adopted to establish gripping and holding engagement on the surface of bullets directed toward and impinging of said front surface and advancing into the pad, and metal abrading means comprising metal abrading particulate material at said front surface and adapted to abrade and condition the surface of bullets whereby the fibres of the fabric can better grip and hold onto the bullets.