bulletproof glass

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bullet-resisting glass

A laminated assembly consisting of four or more sheets of glass stacked alternately with layers of a transparent plastic resin, then bonded under heat and pressure.
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Summary: Bullet-resistant glass, also known as ballistic glass, is an optically transparent armor resistant to penetration of high-velocity bullets.
One bill would allow church parishioners, with the approval of their church's governing board, to carry firearms inside churches; another would require schools to have at least two people with concealed carry permits or to increase the number of armed school resource officers to two -- as well as provide state grants for bullet-resistant glass for classrooms.
While some of the other stores are located in affluent areas of Indianapolis and the surrounding suburbs, others are in higher-crime neighborhoods and feature bullet-resistant glass windows (The bullet-resistant stores were created back when Crown Liquors also served as check-cashing facilities, a feature that was once widely popular at liquor stores across the state).
Spending billions of dollars to fortify all schools, provide armed security, install fences, locks, gates, bullet-resistant glass, etc., is impractical and unreasonable.
Protection is provided by a combination of bullet-resistant glass, high strength steel and composite materials, yet despite this the fully armoured Superb retains its five-seater layout cabin, large boot and build quality.
The Panorama Glass Factory, which manufactures flat tempered glass, cure tempered glass, insulated double glazed unit, laminated safety and security glass, fire-rated and bullet-resistant glass and sand-blasted glass, besides decorated and ceramic fritted glass, has already captured 30 percent share of processed glass market in Qatar within a short period of less than three years.
Vetrotech's bullet-resistant glass protects against firearms with the heaviest calibres, up to 20mm.
Lumiglass has already expanded its bullet-resistant glass production capacity by 50 per cent per year by adding new and advanced technology for automotive glass bending furnaces.
Bulletproof glass also known as bullet-resistant glass, transparent armor, and ballistic glass is made up of transparent materials that can resist any damage from small projectiles and bullets.
Anderson said that after the accident, the car was rebuilt as a true armored vehicle and the biggest change they made in modifying the car was putting in a permanent roof that could not be removed, while surrounding the whole vehicle with bullet-resistant glass. ( ANI )