The Centurion Guard Tower can be set in place and made ready for use in under 5 minutes. The Guard Tower’s ability to be rapidly deployed make it ideal for Military Checkpoints, Dock Security, Border Patrol Operations, etc. The ballistic panels surrounding the Guard Tower are NIJ4 rated and provide 360º protection from 7.62mm ammunition. The internal ladder keeps occupants concealed while entering and exiting the tower. Each unit comes with a lightning rod kit, fold out rain/shade visors, folding weapon support shelves which are attached to the ballistic walls and a radio storage shelf in the Tower.
Centurion ships fully assembled. Centurion comes equipped with a battery operated pump for raising and lowering the unit. The 12V battery operated pump makes setup as easy as pressing a button. Systems is keep charged by the solar panel on the Centurion’s visor. The internal ladder is designed to automatically extend when the Guard Tower is in the up position.
The units base conforms to standard Tricon container specifications. It is air transport-able with the use of LSA™ adapter: no need for 463L pallet and devices. The Guard Tower can be transported by any HUMVEE or Pickup equipped with the optional PPC 65LH Tow Unit or Centurion Trailer. The PPC 65LH makes it possible to position, tow or recover the Tower without the use of any heavy equipment.
See Photo to the left below showing the Centurion being picked up by the PPC 65LH Tow unit. For information on PPC 65LH Tow Unit, Click here to go Adjustable Fork Trailers.
Optional Wind/Rain Shield protection is also available that is attached with Velcro. The photo below shows the Shield attached with the clear side to the top. It can be reversed to put the solid side to the top, which will block your view from that side.
|Part No.||Description||Weight||Shipping Size||GSA Number|
|9672RD||Centurion Guard Tower||6200 lbs.||8′ (long) x 6.5′ (wide) x 8′ (tall)||GS-07F-9503S|
|9672RDCR||Centurion Wind/Rain/Visibility Shield||50 lbs.||12″ (diameter) x 32″ (long)||–|
|9672CT||Centurion Trailer||2000 lbs.||14′ (long) x 88″ (wide) x 3′ (tall)||–|