The Minuteman First Responder is a quickly deployable ballistic shield. It features a protective viewport, carrying case and other tough, easy-to-assemble components. This shield system from Patriot 3 folds and stows for easy transportation then deploys instantly and is rigid within 20 seconds. Stowed in a non-descript carry bag for convenient covert transport, the shield cover, available in black, camoufage and safety yellow, can be changed in minutes for greater versatility. The 23-pound Minuteman I measures 24 inches by 48 inches and is certified threat level NIJ 3A.