Explosive - High Explosive charges with Tamping material held in place with Breachers Tape. The high explosives, usually Det Cord contained within a tamping material is detonated using a Shock Tube Initiator. This small explosive charge with high pressure contained within a small surface area pushes the door open.
Ballistic - Using Shotgun Frangible Rounds, the Breacher can shoot the lock or the hinges allowing the door to open.
Exothermic - Man-portable backpack Cutting Torches can make short work of the most robust iron gates and steel doors. The stronger the gate, the longer it takes to breach. In some cases, cutting the steel is the only way to enter.
Mechanical - Cutting saws are an option for softer targets such as hinges or walls. Rechargeable Battery driven Quickie Saws are ideal as the work in low oxygen environments where gas powered would struggle to start and run. Quickie Saws can easily cut through steel rebar support and concrete blocks. Don't forget the hydraulic door spreaders!
Manual - Ram and Pry tools include halligan, bolt cutters, door rams and pry bars are the most cost effective, low tech way to enter the space. Manual Entry Tools range in a wide array of design, portability and weight.
Making Breaching Tools buying decisions doesn't have to be a grueling task. The staff at EOD Gear are former end-users and can act as your guide to ensure you're getting the best Entry Tools to meet your needs as well as your budget. Please feel free to call us at 877-363-2626 or click HERE.