The Riggs Shield is made from a Shot Level IIIa ballistic composite material which is rated to stop up to .44 Magnum, 240 grain, pistol rounds and guaranteed for five years. The ballistics composite material is enclosed in a tight CORDURA® Nylon fabric cover to help improve the material’s edge strength and provide padding for the users arm.
The handle mounts over the edge of the shield providing a larger opening making it easier to grab the shield in an emergency situation. The shield comes with a Picatinny rail to mount a flashlight (not included) to the handle, and an optional forearm strap to provide extra support of the shield while carrying outside of your vehicle.
Riggs Shield is patented and made in the USA by BRB Designs LLC, Bakersfield, California. Riggs patrol shield.
POLICE BALLISTIC SHIELD
(l-r) Riggs Shield shot with five each: .44 magnum,.38, 9mm and .45 ACP rounds.
Side view shows all the rounds are contained in the ballistic material.
Back side of shot shield shows no penetration.
Riggs Shield Data Sheet
Installing Riggs Shield
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