Level 3

UL 752 is the standard for bullet resistant equipment. This Level 3 bullet-resistant fiberglass panel is designed for protection against forced entry, robbery, and vandalism. With ArmorCore by Waco Composites, your facility will be safe and secure.

Application

Level 3 withstands up to three .44 magnum  rounds and is most commonly used as a protective barrier against the majority of handguns with muzzle energy of 971-1175 foot-pounds (1317-1593J). This level is typically used in high-risk areas such as banks and government buildings.

At ArmorCore, we take safety and security seriously, which is why our panels are made of fiberglass that meets the UL 752 standard for bullet-resistant equipment. The level 3 fiberglass panel is constructed with a lightweight, solid core that provides the necessary ballistic protection. It offers superior strength and durability.The panel is also easy to install with minimal disruption to existing building structures.

Its lightweight design is ideal for offices, schools, and other public spaces. Additionally, Level 3 is approved for use in correctional facilities, military bases, and high-risk environments.

UL 752 Level 3 Specifications

The UL 752 standard for bullet resisting equipment specifies the levels of protection for the bullet-resistant fiberglass. The specifications for Level 3 require a fiberglass that has a nominal thickness of 7/16” and a nominal weight of 4.9 pounds per square foot.

The fiberglass must also withstand a minimum impact velocity of 1350 feet per second and have a grain size of 240 (g). In addition, the Level 3 specifications require that the fiberglass withstand three shots from a .44 Magnum within a 4.6-meter shooting range.\

UL 752 Level 3 at ArmorCore® by Waco Composites 

ArmorCore® by Waco Composites is a UL 752 Level 3 bullet resistant material composed of specially woven fiberglass with a proprietary resin system.

ArmorCore® is available in sheets or panels of various sizes and can be used in multiple applications, such as doors, window frames, walls, partitions, and storm panels. Military and law enforcement agencies and private security companies commonly use it. Level 3 is typically used in high-risk applications, such as protecting against handgun threats and forced entry.

The materials used to create level 3 protection are extremely strong and can withstand great force. When properly installed, level 3 bullet-resistant materials are incredibly effective at protecting against a wide range of threats.

The protection that you need

When you need protection from large caliber handguns, ArmorCore® by Waco Composites is the answer. This UL 752 bullet resistant fiberglass level 3 barrier is what you need. Contact us and request a quote.

UL 752 Level 3 Specifications

Application

Level 3 withstands up to three .44 magnum rounds and is most commonly used as a protective barrier against the majority of handguns with muzzle energy of 971-1175 foot-pounds (1317-1593J). This level is typically used in high-risk areas such as banks and government buildings.

At ArmorCore, we take safety and security seriously, which is why our panels are made of fiberglass that meets the UL 752 standard for bullet-resistant equipment. The level 3 fiberglass panel is constructed with a lightweight, solid core that provides the necessary ballistic protection. It offers superior strength and durability.The panel is also easy to install with minimal disruption to existing building structures.

Its lightweight design is ideal for offices, schools, and other public spaces. Additionally, Level 3 is approved for use in correctional facilities, military bases, and high-risk environments.

Nominal Thickness

7/16"

Nominal Weight

4.8 lbs per square foot

Minimum fps

1350

Velocity m/s

411

Grain

240

(g)

15.6

No. of Shots

3

UL 752 Paragraph

4.5

Ammunition Tested

240 grain (15.6g) .44 Magnum lead semi-wadcutter gas checked, minimum velocity of 1350 fps (411 mps)

Panel Sizes
  • 3’ x 8’
  • 4’ x 8’
  • 5’ x 8’
  • 4’ x 9’
  • 5’ x 9’
  • 5’ x 9’
  • 3’ x 10’
  • 4’ x 10’
  • 5’ x 10’

Custom sizes available

Level 3 Bullet Resistant Performance Level
  • UL752 Standard for Bullet Resisting Equipment – Level 3 Paragraph 4.5
  • One Hour Rating Per ASTM E119-98
  • ASTM F1233-98 Standard Test Method for Forced Entry Testing of Materials/Assemblies

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Additional Information

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ArmorCore® Bullet Resistant Fiberglass Panels are manufactured at all 8 Levels of UL752 Standards and NIJ0108.01 specifications.

UL 752 LEVEL 3 BENEFITS

  • Non-Conductive
  • Non-Spalling
  • Non-Ricocheting - captures the bullet
  • It offers storm protection for F5 tornados
  • First level offering one-hour fire rating
  • Easy to install
  • Effective delay against forced entry
  • Low wicking – preventing buildup of mold
  • Nontoxic materials – no formaldehyde

*Does not meet standard under CA Prop 65.