PASGT Helmet: The Ultimate Level IIIA Ballistic Helmet
Personnel Armor System for Ground Troops is a combat helmet. Being made from non-toxic advanced aramid materials like Kevlar, it offers superior ballistic protection from handgun ammunition and fragments. These Military helmets being extremely lighter in weight does not cause fatigue in user. On the other hand, even being very less bulky or lighter in weight, its strength remains intact which means that these bulletproof tactical helmets possess a very high strength to weight ratio. Extensively used by the SWAT team, police and military forces.
- High ballistic performance
- High-tenacity ballistic aramid fiber
- Unique processing method and perfect fit suspension system.
- 4 point chin strap harness, with an integrated nape pad.
- Crown Mesh with cross straps, with cotton chin cup.
– Mechanical Rigidity
– Impact Protection
– Heat Insulation
- Resistant to
– All weather temperature conditions
– Water & Moisture
NIJ Level – IIIA – 9mm bullet
- Fragmentation Face Shield
- Ballistic Face Shield
- Helmet Cover
- Helmet Bag
- Picatinny Rail
- Picatinny Adaptor
- NVD Mount
1.25 Kg – 1.50 Kg ± 5% for different sizes.
- 5 year performance warranty on Helmet Shell
(Subject to usage conditions)
Frequently Asked Questions
What is a PASGT helmet?
PASGT helmet is a combat helmet which is used by the US military. First used in 1983, this helmet is also used by military of many other countries along with law enforcement agencies. A PASGT helmet is made having Kevlar layers protected by ballistic aramid fabric and treated with a phenolic resin system. This gives a PASGT helmet ability to protect against ballistic attacks and attacks from sharp objects.
What does PASGT stand for?
PASGT is an acronym for Personnel Armor System for Ground Troops.
What is the PASGT used for?
A PASGT helmet is used by military and law enforcement agencies in the United States and other countries to protect ground troops against gunshots and attacks from shrapnel.
What level is the PASGT helmet?
A PASGT helmet is rated at threat level NIJ IIIA. It protects against sharp objects as well as ballistic threats.
How heavy is a PASGT helmet?
The weight of a PASGT helmet varies depending On its size. A small size PASGT helmet may weight around 3.1 lb (1.41 Kg) and an extra large one of around 4.2 lb (1.91 Kg). So, we can say that the weight of a PASGT helmet could be between 1.41 Kg to 1.91 Kg.
Is PASGT helmet good?
Yes, PASGT helmet is a good option for military as it protects against ballistic threats as well as attacks from sharp objects. However, the US military and even in other countries, government agencies prefer a better version of these helmets i.e., MICH/ACH helmets. They are lightweight when compared to PASGT and have modular integrated communication systems. However, PASGT helmets are still used by US military reserve.
Is the PASGT helmet bulletproof?
Yes, a PASGT helmet is bulletproof as it has been tested to ballistic level NIJ IIIA and also protect against tactical threats. It can provide protection against .357 Magnum, .44 Magnum, .9mm, and .40 S&W rounds.
Is the PASGT helmet still used?
Yes, military services in several countries including US military reserve still use PASGT helmet. However, they are mostly replaced by MICH/ACH helmets and in future, a PASGT helmet may completely be replaced.