64 x 80 BTC Express is a rapid deployment barrier. It deploys a BTC concertina barbed tape barrier 1.62 metres wide, 2.02 metres high, and 198 metres long. The magazine of BTC will deploy the barrier at a speed of 198 metres in 2 minutes. The barrier can be recovered at 198 metres per 22 minutes for redeployment. The loaded magazine is designed for use with the 463L military pallet.
Line posts provide for the attachment of communications cables, power cables, high voltage lines, sensor cables and secondary coaxial barbed tape coils. BTC, barbed tape concertina, is a coil of single-strand spring-steel line wire fitted with barbed tape. The coil loops are connected by steel clips to form a cylindrical diamond-pattern when the coil is deployed. 38 BTC Express and 52 BTC Express are barriers of BTC, barbed tape concertina, with .96 metres and 1.32 metres diameters, that rapidly deploy in 76 metre increments.
A unit of BTC Express is loaded onto a ExpressMagazine 250 (deployment vehicle) to erect the barrierat 76 metres per minute.The barrier can be recovered at 76 metres in 7 minutes for redeployment BTC, barbed tape concertina, is a coil of single-strand spring-steel line wire fitted with barbed wire tape. the coil loops are connected by steel clips to form a cylindrical diamond-pattern when the coil is deployed.
The ASF Triple Strand Rapid Deployment Barrier, is 80" high by 600' in length using 1800 coil loops. The Triple Strand Concertina consists of rolls of attached single strand galv/galv forming a pyramid shape. The coils measure 36" from bottom and 46" top in diameter connected by steel clips to form the singular diamond patterns and 1 vertical barrier in length. The unit is loaded on a galvanized steel magazine which in turn is loaded onto a 463L ANT deployment trailer. The 600' barrier is deployed in less than 8 minutes and is recovered in 17-25 minutes based on prior military tests. The wire end magazine configuration is compatible with the US military 463L Airborne Deployment pallet.
The magazine includes the following tools:
2 Pairs of Gloves
19 Double Loop Ties
1 Anchor Driver
Set of Instructions The specifications:
Military Specification - A-A-555228,
This system of Amaze-N-Tow and Concertina Wire and Wire Magazine are currently being deployed through the US Army into its theatre of operations.