European Ballistic Standard

European Ballistic Standard


Standard - Rating: BR2 (S) / (NS) - 9 mm Parabellum
Number of samples required: 3 samples
Projectile Caliber : 9mm Luger
Cartridge Type: 124 grain Full Steel Jacket Round Nose Soft Core
Velocity Range: 1280 to 1345 ft/sec.
Number of Shots: 3 shots
Shot Spacing: 4.3 to 5.1 in. triangle
Velocity Measurement Distance: 8.2 ft from Target
Target Range: 16.4 ft.
Sample Size: 19.69 x 19.69 in.
Witness Plate: 0.0008 in. Aluminum foil
Witness Plate Distance: 19.69 in.
Spall Catch Box: 17.32 x 17.32 in.
Test Temperature: 55 -73 ºF
Standard Document: European Standard EN 1063:1999 Security Glazing
Source: NF EN 1063 August 2000 ISSN 0335-3931; ICS: 81.040.20
Comments: (S) = Splinters allowed designation; (NS) = No Splinters designation
Note: A test sample must pass all parts of a particular standard. i.e. part 1, part 2, etc...

Standard - Rating: BR3 (S) / (NS) - .357 Magnum
Number of samples required: 3 samples
Projectile Caliber : .357 Magnum
Cartridge Type: 158 grain Full Steel Jacket Coned Soft Core
Velocity Range: 1378 to 1444 ft/sec.
Number of Shots: 3 shots
Shot Spacing: 4.3 to 5.1 in. triangle
Velocity Measurement Distance: 8.2 ft from Target
Target Range: 16.4 ft.
Sample Size: 19.69 x 19.69 in.
Witness Plate: 0.0008 in. Aluminum foil
Witness Plate Distance: 19.69 in.
Spall Catch Box: 17.32 x 17.32 in.
Test Temperature: 55 -73 ºF
Standard Document: European Standard EN 1063:1999 Security Glazing
Source: NF EN 1063 August 2000 ISSN 0335-3931; ICS: 81.040.20
Comments: (S) = Splinters allowed designation; (NS) = No Splinters designation
Note: A test sample must pass all parts of a particular standard. i.e. part 1, part 2, etc...

Standard - Rating: BR4 (S) / (NS) - .44 Magnum
Number of samples required: 3 samples
Projectile Caliber : .44 Magnum
Cartridge Type: 240 grain Full Copper Jacket Flat Nose Soft Core
Velocity Range: 1411 to 1476 ft/sec.
Number of Shots: 3 shots
Shot Spacing: 4.3 to 5.1 in. triangle
Velocity Measurement Distance: 8.2 ft from Target
Target Range: 16.4 ft.
Sample Size: 19.69 x 19.69 in.
Witness Plate: 0.0008 in. Aluminum foil
Witness Plate Distance: 19.69 in.
Spall Catch Box: 17.32 x 17.32 in.
Test Temperature: 55 -73 ºF
Standard Document: European Standard EN 1063:1999 Security Glazing
Source: NF EN 1063 August 2000 ISSN 0335-3931; ICS: 81.040.20
Comments: (S) = Splinters allowed designation; (NS) = No Splinters designation
Note: A test sample must pass all parts of a particular standard. i.e. part 1, part 2, etc...

Standard - Rating: BR5 (S) / (NS) - 5.56 x 45 NATO AP
Number of samples required: 3 samples
Projectile Caliber : 5.56 x 45 NATO (.223 Remington)
Cartridge Type: 62 grain type SS109 (steel penetrator)
Velocity Range: 3084 to 3150 ft/sec.
Number of Shots: 3 shots
Shot Spacing: 4.3 to 5.1 in. triangle
Velocity Measurement Distance: 8.2 ft from Target
Target Range: 32.8 ft.
Sample Size: 19.69 x 19.69 in.
Witness Plate: 0.0008 in. Aluminum foil
Witness Plate Distance: 19.69 in.
Spall Catch Box: 17.32 x 17.32 in.
Test Temperature: 55 -73 ºF
Standard Document: European Standard EN 1063:1999 Security Glazing
Source: NF EN 1063 August 2000 ISSN 0335-3931; ICS: 81.040.20
Comments: (S) = Splinters allowed designation; (NS) = No Splinters designation
Note: A test sample must pass all parts of a particular standard. i.e. part 1, part 2, etc...
 
Standard - Rating: BR6 (S) / (NS) - 7.62 x 51 NATO
Number of samples required: 3 samples
Projectile Caliber : 7.62 x 51 NATO (.308 Winchester)
Cartridge Type: 147 grain Full Steel Jacket (M80)
Velocity Range: 2690 to 2756 ft/sec.
Number of Shots: 3 shots
Shot Spacing: 4.3 to 5.1 in. triangle
Velocity Measurement Distance: 8.2 ft from Target
Target Range: 32.8 ft.
Sample Size: 19.69 x 19.69 in.
Witness Plate: 0.0008 in. Aluminum foil
Witness Plate Distance: 19.69 in.
Spall Catch Box: 17.32 x 17.32 in.
Test Temperature: 55 -73 ºF
Standard Document: European Standard EN 1063:1999 Security Glazing
Source: NF EN 1063 August 2000 ISSN 0335-3931; ICS: 81.040.20
Comments: (S) = Splinters allowed designation; (NS) = No Splinters designation
Note: A test sample must pass all parts of a particular standard. i.e. part 1, part 2, etc...
 
Standard - Rating: BR7 (S) / (NS) - 7.62 x 51 NATO AP
Number of samples required: 3 samples
Projectile Caliber : 7.62 x 51 NATO (.308 Winchester)
Cartridge Type: 150 grain Full Copper Jacket steel hard core
Velocity Range: 2657 to 2723 ft/sec.
Number of Shots: 3 shots
Shot Spacing: 4.3 to 5.1 in. triangle
Velocity Measurement Distance: 8.2 ft from Target
Target Range: 32.8 ft.
Sample Size: 19.69 x 19.69 in.
Witness Plate: 0.0008 in. Aluminum foil
Witness Plate Distance: 19.69 in.
Spall Catch Box: 17.32 x 17.32 in.
Test Temperature: 55 -73 ºF
Standard Document: European Standard EN 1063:1999 Security Glazing
Source: NF EN 1063 August 2000 ISSN 0335-3931; ICS: 81.040.20
Comments: (S) = Splinters allowed designation; (NS) = No Splinters designation
Note: A test sample must pass all parts of a particular standard. i.e. part 1, part 2, etc...