Spec OPS Ballistic Helmet

The Spec Ops Helmet is designed for use by operators where lightweight and minimal interference to visual and hearing functions are essential. The low profile helmet provides excellent compatibility with communications equipment, gas masks, balaclavas etc. The helmet is constructed from para aramid material and provides lightweight, robust protection from ballistic and fragmentation projectiles and other low energy threats. A special harness design provides a stable and comfortable fit with individual adjustment capability. This four point harness is anchored to the shell with ballistic resistant bolts. The harness can be easily removed for cleaning or replacement.

Spec Sheet: Spec Ops Helmet

Head Sizes:       circ            Dia

cm                        in               in



50-56                19-22         5½ – 6½

54-59                21-23         6 ½- 7 ¼



57-64                22-25         7    –  8

61-66                24-26         7½ – 8½


Ballistic Protection

United Shield offers a broad range of helmet constructions to suit threat, weight and performance criteria . The Spec Ops Helmet is available to meet NIJ 0106.01 Level IIIA as well as custom designs to meet specific client needs.

Fragmentation Protection

Protection against fragments from V50 of 670 m/sec (2200 fps) according to STANAG 2920 (17gr FSP) and US MIL STD 662F.


Small, Medium, Large and Extra Large


Standard colors are black, tan, OD Green. Most other colors are available to special order including IRR paint finishes and hydro-graphic dipped Multicam.

Optional Accessories

Accessories include ballistic visors, anti riot visors, neck protectors and various harness options including the USI BOA® retention harness.  Pads systems, helmet covers, carrying bags and police identifiers are also available