Pacific ARMASHIELD Ballistic Door Set


The Pacific Armashield Ballistic door set is an all-steel security door set, hung in a steel frame. The door set is designed for resistance to attack by handguns and rifles to either face. Test results refer to both single leaf and pair hinged door sets.

A fire-rated version of the Armashield is available. Please refer to the Armashield-FR datasheet.

For door sets fully tested for burglar resistance, fire resistance, bullet resistance and explosion resistance, refer to the Pacific Protector Series.

This door set is suitable for both interior and exterior use.

  Rating Standard Description
Bullet Resistance S0 AS/NZS 2343 Shotgun 12 gauge, 32 SG Shot
G2 AS/NZS 2343 .44 Magnum
R1 AS/NZS 2343 M193 5.56mm, 3.6g FMJ bullet
R2 AS/NZS 2343 NATO 7.62mm 9.3g FMJ Bullet

Test results apply to a single or pair doorsets.

A version of the Armashield is available tested to R2 rating.

The thickness of the Armashield door leaf is 48mm (52mm for R1 & R2 rating). Leaf weight is approximately 80kg/m2 (90kg/m2 for R1 & R2). 

Wall Type Fire Resistance Rating (FRR) Door Application Max Leaf
Height (mm)
Max Leaf
Width (mm)
Timber Stud
Not applicable Single or pair 2700 1200


  1. Doors can be manufactured to any practical size to suit clients’ requirements.


Ballistic rated door sets require either a fully-grouted frame installation to masonry or concrete walls, or else ballistic protection built into the frame during manufacture. Matching Ballistic Wall Panels are described in a separate section.

Security Testing

Please talk to a Pacific Doors representative if you require a combination of security and ballistic resistance.

Explosive Blast Testing

The Pacific ARMASHIELD Ballistic doorset can be delivered with explosive blast resistance with limitations on configurations and hardware. Please see our ARMASHIELD Blast datasheet for more information.


Hardware must be specified in detail at the time of ordering so that correct preparation of the steel door leaf and frame can be made. This includes any door furniture or items which may be screw-fixed to or through the outside face.


Surface-mounted closers mounted on the inside face are recommended.


Fully mortised 4½ x 4½ Stainless steel Institutional hinges are standard on the hinged Armashield door set.

Multipoint locking system

Locking systems with multiple bolts including top and bottom bolts, internally fitted to the Armashield door set, are available from Pacific Door Systems.

Product Options

Leaf Facings

All steel leaf with attack face in 6mm steel (S0 and G2) or 10mm hardened steel (R1 and R2). Non attack (inside) face is a removable light gauge steel panel.

Leaf Edges

The Armashield has leaf edges edges as shown below.

Frame Types & Profiles

Timber Frame

This door set is only available in a steel frame.

Steel Frame

The steel frame profiles listed below are available for the Armashield door set


For more in depth information on frame profiles and sizes, please see our Installation Instructions.

Meeting Stiles

Wall Types

This door set is suitable for installation into a timber or masonry wall of equal security construction as the door type.

Product Optional Extras

Vision Panels



    1. Ballistic glazing type can be of your choice.

    The standard glazing system provides a flush attack face and steel beading with fixings on the “non-attack” face. The system is adaptable to various thicknesses of security glazing according to requirements.


    Standard Vision Panel Cross Sections

    Steel Bead


    Overpanels are not applicable for this door set.

    Additional Door Options

    Push or Kickplates

    Kickplates are not generally required on this door set.


    Ventilation Grilles

    Ventilation grilles are not applicable for this door set.


    Power Transfer Devices

    Fully mortised devices, which fully conceal cables, are recommended (such as Von Duprin EPT). Hinges with integral wiring are also available.

    Thermal Insulation

    This door leaf has a thermal insulation rating (R-value) of 0.029 Km2/W.

    Technical Compliance Statement


    The Armashield Ballistic door set has been successfully tested to AS/NZS 2343:1997 “Bullet resistant panels and elements” with ratings of:

    • G2 .44 Magnum
    • S0 Shotgun 12 gauge 32g SG shot
    • R1 M193 5.56mm, 3.6g FMJ bullet
    • R2 NATO 7.62mm 9.3g FMJ Bullet