From UPSC perspective, the following things are important :
Prelims level : Kavro Doma 360
Mains level : Not Much
- Kanpur-based MKU Limited recently unveiled the Kavro Doma 360, world-first rifle-rated ballistic helmet at Milipol Paris exhibition.
About Kavro Doma 360
|Indigenous Development||Developed by MKU Limited in Kanpur, India, through indigenous research and development.|
|Uniform Rifle Protection||Provides uniform protection across all five head zones: front, back, left, right, and crown.
Offers resilience against threats like AK-47 MSC, M80 NATO BALL, and M193 rifle bullets.
|Boltless Innovation||The only boltless rifle protection helmet globally, eliminating bolts and metal components, reducing the risk of penetration upon impact for enhanced safety.|
|Expanded Protection Area||Features a boltless shell design, providing 40% more protection area against AK-47 assault rifles compared to conventional helmets.|
|20mm Back Face Signature||Maintains a Back Face Signature/Trauma of less than 20 mm when impacted by AK-47 bullets.
Back Face Signature measures deformation due to high-energy bullet impact.
|Advanced Harness System||Incorporates Dynamic Impact Technology for protection against direct and rotational/angular impacts, reducing concussions and brain injuries.
Offers top-to-chin and side-to-side harness adjustment.
|Maximum Compatibility (with MACS)||Ensures seamless integration with advanced head-mounted devices and combat equipment, adapting to the evolving needs of modern warriors.|