The innovative Bullet Proof Retrievable Fighting Bunker manufactured by
STAR WIRE DEFENSE provides a secure fighting position that has the advantage of
being moved from place to place as the battle progresses. It provides the commander with the
flexibility to shift location of the fighting/living bunker, according to the tactical
The bunker affords an excellent field of fire while providing all round protection from small arms fire.
Anumber of bunker can be placed in mutual support to create an impregnable defended area. The bunker is big enough to comfortably accommodate 2-3 people for extended periods of time.
Fabricated with DGQA approved bulletproof steel manufactured by Star Wire India Limited, bunker is built around a skeleton of on heavy duty angle iron clad with standard size bulletproof steel blocks using nuts & bolts technology. The weight of each block varies between 15-35 Kg depending on the design. The interior has one side laminated ply board inner cladding. However, when deployed in cold regions, the ply board inner cladding can be replaced by 40-60 mm PUF to insulate the bunker against low temperatures. Bulletproof steel roof is supported with SRT. It is assessed that the roof can be loaded with required amounts of earth to withstand near direct hit of artillery fire.Acheckered mild steel plate is used for the flooring of the bunker. An untrained team of 4-6 personnel can assemble the bunker in less than 6 hours.
The bunker can be employed in all types of terrain and weather conditions. It can be used as a defensive position in a conventional combat, or be used to secure headquarters and other value targets in high threat environment.
The Model 1 and 2 bunker provides protection against threat levels up to NIJ Level III – i.e. protection against all small arms, whereas Variant 2 protects against HEAT round of Carl Gustav/ RPG/ RL84mmand similar weapons. The bunker has undergone extensive testing and has endured fire assaults in field firing conditions.
|Outer Size/ Inner Floor Size||9 x7x7 feet 7 x 7 feet||9 x12x 7 feet 8.5 x 8.5 feet|
|Time for erection and dismantellingt||5 Hrs||6 Hrs|
|No of Firing Slots||2||3|
|Protection||NIJ Level III||NIJ Level III|