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1. (WO2003062736) CONVERTIBLE BAG FOR TRANSPORTING ARTICLES AND FOR BALLISTIC PROTECTION

Pub. No.:    WO/2003/062736    International Application No.:    PCT/US2003/000376
Publication Date: Jul 31, 2003 International Filing Date: Jan 7, 2003
IPC: A45C 3/02
A45C 15/00
A45F 3/04
A45F 4/02
F41H 1/02
F41H 5/08
Applicants: PRATHER, Jeffrey
Inventors: PRATHER, Jeffrey
Title: CONVERTIBLE BAG FOR TRANSPORTING ARTICLES AND FOR BALLISTIC PROTECTION
Abstract:
A container for transporting articles that transforms into a ballistic protection unit includes a bag and a detachable panel. The bag includes a first compartment for containment of at least one piece of ballistic shield material. The detachable panel also contains at least one piece of ballistic shield material and is coupled to the bag by at least a first strap. The detachable panel is detachably coupled to the bag. During use, the user may detach the detachable panel from the bag and the bag may be placed over a shoulder of the user, protecting the user from high speed projectiles.