Journal of Ceramics / 2014 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Alumina-Based Ceramics for Armor Application: Mechanical Characterization and Ballistic Testing

Table 2

Standard NIJ-0108.01 test parameters for ballistic materials resistant to projectiles at different levels of ballistic protection.

Level of ballistic protectionAmmunition typeNominal mass (g)Barrel length (cm)Projectile velocity (m/s)Kinetic energy (J)Shots per panel

I.22 LRHV Lead2.615–16.5320 ± 12133.125
.38 Special RN Lead10.215–16.5259 ± 15342.12

II-A9 mm FMJ10.210–12381 ± 12440.095
.357 Mag JSP8.010–12332 ± 12740

II9 mm FJM10.215–16.5425 ± 15512.665
.357 Mag JSP8.010–12358 ± 12921

III-A44 Magnum Lead SWC15.5514–16426 ± 15725.95
9 mm FMJ8.024–26426 ± 151406

III7.62 × 51 FJNB9.756838 ± 1534055
308 Winchester FMJ

IV30-06 AP10.856868 ± 154068.51

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