What can stop a .50 cal BMG AP round?
One of the most feared weapons used in the world today is any gun that is capable of shooting a 50 caliber round. This style of round which can be used with a traditional sniper rifle is often considered one of the most deadly for armored vehicles. Finding a style of armor that is capable of resisting a 50 caliber round has been very challenging to add to vehicle while maintaining the original performance of the vehicle until now.
The latest lightweight armouring and bulletproof glass can offer a level of protection that can make sure your vehicle remains unimpeded by bullets even from a 50 caliber round. Composite metal foam and other lightweight armor insert into a vehicle does not extensively affect performance and it also ensures that 50 caliber rounds can be stopped even in there armor-piercing format. This style of foam has many layers and it’s been developed in a lighter format that can ensure it can be placed in almost any vehicle. Conventional steel armouring does not offer the same level of protection for ball rounds or armor-piercing rounds and it also cause a series of performance enhancement changes to a vehicle due to the added weight.
Hard armor systems including a ceramic faceplate, CMF core and aluminum backing plate can be the perfect armor against calibers up to 50 caliber ball and armor-piercing rounds. These products can absorb up to 72 to 75% of the energy from most rounds in the ball format and 68 to 78% of the kinetic energy from armor-piercing rounds.
If you are seeking lightweight armouring and protection on a civilian car, this style of armouring is one of the best new techniques that could be used to stop even up to 50 caliber rounds on your vehicle. With the added vehicle armouring you can feel safe in any situation using these tools.
Contact us at 801-393-1075 to learn more about armouring your vehicle against 50 caliber rounds with our new technology.