1.7 - Shields, Rectangular

1.7A POLISHIELD 1

This copyrighted and design patent pending shield allows head coverage. The entire head may be covered by tilting the shield to provide additional coverage against projectiles. The reflection from sunlight by the one-way film can be used to visually impair violent protestors. The shield accommodates attachment of a camcorder. Optional electrical stun plates are available.  The shield is made with length and width that are your requirements at various thickness levels.

   
1.7B RIOT SHIELD 1 (RS-1)

This is a full body shield that was originally designed with assistance by the Metropolitan Police in the United Kingdom.  Riot Shield 1 is generally used in defensive mode. It is manufactured from 4mm-thick transparent polycarbonate.  The arm support is made with padded foam for impact absorption.  It could be held or carried by both hands by its two handles. A hook is also provided to accommodate one arm. The length is 165.5cm and the width is 60cm. It weighs 6.4kg. A longer version is available at 182.9cm.

 

   
RS-1 Arm Support
                                       Photograph shows the arm support foam pad with 2 handles and a hook. This enables the officer to hold the  shield with 2 hands with the left arm located in the hook.

1.7C RIOT SHIELD 2 (RS-2)

The Riot Shield 2 is 120cm long to allow more mobility to the officers.   It is manufactured from 4mm-thick transparent polycarbonate.  Both edges of the shield are bent for added strength.  The arm support is made with padded foam for impact absorption.  It could be held or carried by both hands by its two handles.  A hook is also provided to accommodate one arm. The weighs for this model is 4.5kg.  The width is 60cm.

   
1.7D RIOT SHIELD 3 (RS-3)

This model is 100cm in length and 60cm in width. The Riot Shield 3 is manufactured from 3mm-thick polycarbonate with strengthening bends on both edges. The suspended arm support pad is attached to the bends to provide a gap between the pad and the polycarbonate outer panel. This method considerably reduces the impact shock to the arm. The left arm is supported by a quick release clasp and a handle. A holder for a riot baton is optional. The weight for SR-3 is 3.1kg.

 

   
RS-3 Arm Support

1.7E RIOT SHIELD 4 (RS-4)

The Riot Shield 4 includes bends on both edges for added strength. The suspended arm support pad is attached to the bends to provide a gap between the pad and the polycarbonate outer panel.  This method considerably reduces the impact shock to the arm.  The length of this model is 75cm, and its width 60cm.  It could be made 3 or 4mm in thickness.

 

   
RS-4 Arm Support
1.7F RIOT SHIELD 5 (RS-5) 

The Riot Shield 5 is a curved shield.  The Length for RS-5 is 90cm, the width is 60cm, the thickness is 3mm, and the weight is 2.3kg.  It has strap and handle for arm support.  An optional baton holder is available.   This shield is mainly used in offensive mode.

 

   
RS-5 Arm Support
1.7G RIOT SHIELD 6 (RS-6)

The shield is similar to RS-5; however, the arm support pad is attached at either end close to the outside of the polycarbonate panel to provide a gap between the arm support pad and the shield.  This significantly reduces the shock from the impact of projectiles hitting the shield.  The arm is secured by a quick release clasp handle. This model weighs 4kg.  

 

   
RS-6 Arm Support
1.7H RIOT SHIELD 7 (RS-7)

This model is manufactured from 3mm transparent polycarbonate.  Its size is 36cm by 60cm.  The arm support is 5cm-wide adjustable webbing strap and an angled hand-grip with a thick impact-absorbing foam pad.  It weighs 1.3kg.  A rack is available to store two shield in a police car.