FAST Ballistic Helmet




To receive the Shroud mounted onto the helmet as shown,
select the VAS Shroud option in the Size dropdown menu.

Size: SM/ML/LXL (+$48 Shroud)

Color : Urban Tan/ Foliage Green/ Black/ Multicam/ Desert MARPAT

International Price

**Please email for quotation.

FAST Ballistic Helmet
  • Same amount of head coverage / size as MICH 2002 "Gun-Fighter" model cut
  • Carbon + UHMWPE shell = 20% weight reduction
  • FAST helmet fully loaded (as shown here) - weighs less than same size MICH 2002 without add-ons


  • Lightweight, multi-impact, ventilated liner with repositionable EPP impact pads and LDV closed-cell comfort foam that is not affected by temperature, altitude, or moisture
  • Occ-Dial adjustable fitband with replaceable leather front, nape, and side pads quickly detaches to allow convenient donning and doffing of COMs headsets with internal top headbands
  • Integrated Head-Loc chinstrap retention system gives helmet 4x more stability than standard issue ACH helmet suspension / retention products
  • FAST-ARCs - 4 Position Accessory Rail Connectors: non-snag attachment points for quick yet secure donning or doffing of headborne accessories
    • works in conjunction with locking and rotating adapters that utilize emergency break-away features for airborne operations
    • upper ARC dovetail for devices like low-profile lights, video camera, visor, mandible and up-armor side covers
    • corner ARC buckle receiver for gas and O2 mask strap kit attachments that eliminate the bulk and clutter of traditional bayonet style mounts
    • lower ARC dovetail for devices like flip-out COMs headset, battery pack, goggle strap keeper, mandible and up-armor side covers
    • over-the-center side hook attachment for devices like illuminator, strobe light and battery pack
  • BISS-NVD lanyard / elastic tensioner to eliminate night vision mount / device rattle or vibration
  • Standard MARSOC / WARCOM 3-hole pattern
  • Ops-Core VAS Shroud (sold separately): compatible with front mount visors, flashlights and other visual enhancement devices
  • Please specify if you need a Left Eye Dominant chinstrap side buckle
  • FAST Ballistic Helmet is on USAF Approved for Use List
  • This product is restricted to US Military, Law Enforcement, DOD and Security personnel

     FAST Helmet in use: ABC Nightline footage of DEA FAST Team doing a drug raid (8/12/09)

FAST Helmets are currently backordered in all sizes and colors. There is a 16 week lead time for most new orders (20 weeks for MultiCam or MARPAT). We apologize for this inconvenience and are working to improve the lead time.

Fast Ballistic Weight Chart
Impact Protection
Ballistic Protection Chart
Fast Helmet Sizing Guide
Helmet Sizing ChartFitband Sizing Photo
Chinstrap Sizing Guide
If you require a different size chinstrap than
the one that comes with the FAST (listed below),
specify this when placing your order.

Chinstrap Sizing ChartChinstrap PhotoChinstrap Sizing Photo
Since people have different shaped heads, helmet size (the size of the top of your head)
is not always proportional to the chinstrap size (the size of your face).

Chinstrap Sizing Chart