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BIP CS Chemical Irritant Powder

Very popular due to its strong effect and lack of toxicity. The BIP CS round is a riot deterrent, crowd-control medium and effective alternative to lethal force.

  • Description: BIP CS Powder (CS), Cartridge, 40mm
  • Model Number: S-1080 CS
  • Type: Blunt impact kinetic energy round with collapsible head
  • Compatibility: All 40mm Launchers
  • Operational Range: 6.6 – 262 feet (2 –80 meters)
  • Cartridge Material: Glass Filled Nylon
  • Diameter: 1.57 in (40mm)
  • Length: 3.98 in (101mm)
  • Weight: 1.77 oz (50.3g)
  • Muzzle Velocity: 290 feet/second (88.4 meters/second)
  • Kinetic Energy at Muzzle: 208 J (153 ft·lb)
  • UN Number: 0012
  • Hazard Class: 1.4 S
  • Quantity per Box: 25
  • Deployment: It is stressed that shot placement is critical. Shots to the head, neck, thorax, heart, or spine can result in fatal or serious injury. As a result, SDI recommends shooters target areas according to their agency’s use of force model.

What are the effects of the chemical irritant?
  • Delivers a micro pulverized irritant powder to maximize pain compliance
  • Effects usually include tears, profuse coughing, exceptional nasal discharge, burning in the eyes, eyelids, nose and throat areas, disorientation, dizziness and restricted breathing
  • Produces an inflammatory effect which causes the eyes to close which disturbs the vision of the target
BIP CS Chemical Irritant Round Features
  • Designed to be fired from 40mm launchers
  • Collapsible gel head mushrooms upon impact to absorb kinetic energy
  • Impact is spread over a larger surface area for maximum pain compliance, while causing less injury
  • Operational short-range distance of 2 meters, to an effective long range of 80 meters
  • Optimum long / short ranges allow for one SDI round to be used vs. two rounds from competitors