Steel Armor Plate

Steel Armor PlateAR 500, MIL-A-46100, MIL-A-12560 Class 1 and 2, MIL-A-46177

Bulldog Commercial Steel Armor Plate is a high hard commercial ballistic steel that is a quenched and tempered steel armor plate which meets National Institute of Justice [N.I.J.] and Underwriters Laboratories [U.L.] threat levels.

Commercial / Non-Military Applications:
Bulldog Steel Armor Plate is used in the manufacture of money haulers, personal armored vehicles, riot shields, body armor, vehicle door panels, safe rooms, guard booths, bank counters. Bulldog Steel Armor Plate is also used in land mine and blast protection applications.

Bulldog Direct Protective Systems Inc. is a supplier of military grade Steel Armor Plate 1/8″ through to 2″ and above to the U.S. Department of Defense. Bulldog Steel Armor Plate is used in the manufacture of the U.S. Army’s main battle tank, armored hummves, as well as numerous other armored military applications.

Many armored vehicle builders/manufacturers use Bulldog Steel Armor Plate exclusively.
The most highly armored U.S. Government vehicles used in transporting dignitaries, heads of state and other VIPs, along with armored “Protective Detail Vehicles” are manufactured with Bulldog Steel Armor Plate.
Standard Steel Products: AR 500, MIL-A-46100, MIL-A-12560 Class 1 and 2, MIL-A-46177. Standard sheet size is 48″X96″ larger sizes are available upon request.

Steel Armor Plates
Product Threat Thickness Sheet Size Lbs per Sq.Ft.
BD/SAP3 .9mm,.357,& .44 magnum Handguns and lesser threats 3mm / 1/8″ 48″ x 96″ 5.1 Lbs.
 BD/SAP316 7.62×39 ball [ AK-47 ] rounds and lesser threats 3/16″ 48″x96″ 7.65 Lbs.
BD/SAP14 7.62x 51 rounds and lesser threats 1/4″ 48″x96″ 10.2 Lbs.
 BD/SAP516 7.62x 51 m-80 ball rounds and lesser threats 5/16″ 48″x96″ 12.7 Lbs.
BD/SAP38 5.56x45mm [ M193] rounds and lesser threats 3/8″ 48″x96″ 15.3 Lbs.
BD/SAP12 .30-06- AP, 7.62 Nato-AP, M61-AP ,7.62x39BZI rounds and lesser threats 1/2″ 48″x96″ 20.4 Lbs.

Please note: specifications and information listed on this page are subject to change without notice. Price quotations and invoices will list current updated specifications and information, if any.

Ballistic Charts.