• Educator Federal
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Educator Federal

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PRODUCT INFORMATION

DESCRIPTION

Educator Federal Ballistic Resistant Podium

The Educator Federal Ballistic Resistant Podium can be used for a variety of requirements and situations.  Beautifully designed in the hardwood species of your choice with a black toe kick for a striking appearance.  This podium provides three-sided protection as the front and both sides are lined with the NIJ ballistic rated material of your choice.  The ballistic material is completely encased and concealed for a nice clean finished appearance inside and out.  The Educator features three-sided ballistic protection, a smooth large laminate angled work surface that leads to a flat reveal, choice of an easy access drawer or keyboard pullout, front and rear 12RU rack rails to house equipment, separate bay area for computer tower or other equipment, ventilation / wire cutout in the podium floor for ventilation and cable management, grommets throughout for cable management, and heavy duty casters (4 total, 2 locking) for easy maneuverability.

Stand secure behind the protection of the Educator Federal.

Overall Dimensions:  43.5″w x 30″d x 46.5″h

Standard Features:

  • Choice of NIJ rated materials
    • NIJ Level IIIA (44 MAG)
    • NIJ Level III (7.62 NATO)
    • NIJ IV (30-06 AP)
  • Abundant use of your choice of hardwood species and stain color choice
    •  maple (honey)
    • cherry (dark)
    • oak (light, medium or dark)
    • mahogany (light, medium or dark)
    • *walnut (natural) – *upgrade option
  • NIJ Protection on front and both sides for three-sided protection
  • Hardwood solids and veneers in the wood species of your choice with book match construction
  • Solid hardwood and hardwood veneer construction
  • Book match construction techniques used for blended wood grain patterns
  • Full wrap doors (270 degrees) for complete access to equipment bay
  • Locking doors to secure equipment when not in use
  • Front and rear 12RU rack rails to house equipment and electronics
  • Bay area for computer tower or additional equipment
  • Huge Graphite Nebula Laminate Work Surface – angled surface with book stop
  • Work surface slopes to flat reveal for mounting customer supplied microphones, lights, data outlets, etc.
  • Grommets in flat reveal on work surface for cable management
  • Ventilation / Wire Cutout in floor for cable management and ventilation
  • Black Laminate Toe Kick
  • Heavy duty casters (4 total, 2 locking) for easy one person maneuverability
  • Custom crate lined with foam board to protect the unit during transport – Ships fully assembled
Certifications

Protection Level:
NIJ Level IIIA (44 MAG)
NIJ Level III (7.62 NATO)
NIJ Level IV (30-06 AP)

National Institute of Justice (NIJ) 0108.01 Ballistic Level Breakdown

Rating Ammunition Weight
(grains)
Weight
(grams)
Min/Max
(meters/sec)
Min/Max
(feet/sec)
Number of
Shots
Level I .22 long rifle high velocity lead 40 2.6 320 +/- 12 1050 +/- 40 5
Level I .38 special round nose lead 158 10.2 259 +/- 12 850 +/- 50 5
Level IIA .357 mag. jacketed soft poin 158 10.2 381 +/- 15 1250 +/- 50 5
Level IIA 9mm full metal jacket 124 8.0 322 +/- 12 1090 +/- 40 5
Level II .357 mag. jacketed soft poin 158 10.2 425 +/- 15 1395 +/- 40 5
Level II 9mm full metal jacket 124 8.0 358 +/- 12 1175 +/- 40 5
Level IIIA .44 mag. lead semi-wadcutter gas checked 240 15.55 426 +/- 15 1400 +/- 50 5
Level IIIA 9mm full metal jacket 124 8.0 426 +/- 15 1400 +/- 50 5
Level III 7.62mm (.308 Winchester) full metal jacket 150 9.7 838 +/- 15 2750 +/- 50 5
Level IV .30-06 armor piercing 166 10.8 868 +/- 15 2850 +/- 50 1

Contact Us

The following items are some basic questions to ask when preparing your Defenshield order.

What is the nature of the threat – small arms, rifle rounds, armor piercing, IED blast?

Will the unit be used indoors or outdoors?

Will the unit be used for riot control or hostage negotiations?

Do you require conspicuous deterrence or camouflage?

Will the unit need to match the aesthetics of it’s surroundings – wood or stone finishes?

Will you need traffic control signage, unit logos or law enforcement badges displayed on the unit?

What is the size of the space where the unit will be used?

Will the unit need to fit through doorways, into elevators?

What are you protecting – people, objects?

(For maximum blast mitigation, units must be secured or lagged.)

What surface are you using the unit on – gravel, dirt road, finished concrete, wood floor?

Will the unit be frequently relocated?

Will you be transporting the unit over long distances or within a few feet?




The Defenshield product line is available to U.S. Federal agencies through GSA Advantage (GS-07F-5660-P) and to state, local and municipal law enforcement under the Cooperative Purchasing Program.