(ACFT) ADS’ SOLUTION FOR THE ARMY’S NEW HUMAN PERFORMANCE TEST
(ACFT) ADS’ SOLUTION FOR THE ARMY’S NEW HUMAN PERFORMANCE TEST
In October 2019, phase two of the six-event Army Combat Fitness Test (ACFT) implementation period began. The ACFT is replacing the 39-year-old Army Physical Fitness Test and will become the Army physical test of record no later than October 2020. Each of the six events highlight fitness components that can be applied to common soldier tasks.
THE 6-EVENT ARMY COMBAT FITNESS TEST INCLUDES:
""This test was developed in this way to better predict a Soldier’s readiness for the demands of the modern-day battlefield and to validate that the soldier is prepared for combat.""
REQUIRED PRODUCTS VS. ADS SOLUTIONS
Army Fitness Test Equipment for the modern warfighter
REQUIREMENT: Hexagon Bar / Trap-Bar
Hexagon bar/trap-bar (no d-handles); Minimum load bearing 500 lbs/ 226.7 Olympic size. Weight: 60lb (unloaded) must be within +/- 2 pounds of claimed weight Durable hexagonal frame welded from 1.5” square steel tubing (1.5”SCH 80 pipe sleeves) GSA# BF_ACFTHEX_60 QTY 1
ADS SOLUTION: Beaverfit's Hex Bar
Minimum load bearing 500 lbs/ 226.7 Weight: 60lb (unloaded) Durable hexagonal frame welded from 1.5" square steel tubing (1.5” SCH 80 pipe sleeves) 17" of loadable sleeve length (to accommodate four each 45lb bumper plates w/collar); Knurled, parallel handles measure 1.34" in diameter and are spaced 25" on center Industrial grade zinc powder-coated to seal the bar from oxygen to prevent rust. Hollow sleeve design
Diameter of 445mm - 450mm with a tolerance of +/- 1 mm (17.5197 - 17.7165 inch) Made from recycled rubber Shore durometer 75-85 Shore A /optimal 80 +/- 5.0 Collar opening: 50.40mm - 50.44mm Integrated hub stainless steel disc insert Weight tolerance: +/- 1% of claimed weight Bumper Plate Width/Weight: 10lb Plate (Width 1 3/8”); 15lb Plate (Width 1 7/8”); 25lb Plate (Width 2 1/4”); 35lb Plate (Width 3 1/8”); 45lb Plate (Width 3 3/4") QTY 1
REQUIREMENT: Bumper Plates (550LB SET)
Standard diameter 445mm - 450mm with a tolerance of +/- 1 mm (17.5197 - 17.7165”) Rubber plates made from virgin or recycled rubber Shore durometer 75-85 Shore A /optimal 80 +/- 5.0.; as per International Organization for Standardization (ISO-48-4:2018) GSA# GMG_ACFTBP (plate weights available 10, 15, 25, 35, 45) QTY 1
ADS SOLUTION: BeaverFit’s Grey Man Gear line of Trap Bar Collars
Plastic with metal components 2" x 2" bar collar Weight: 1lb per pair Collar is fully compatible with BeaverFit Hex/Trap bar being supplied with this proposal. Fits allowable range between 1.85 to 2.10 inches on each side. Barbell collar color is pictured as red but will be grey/black. QTY 1
REQUIREMENT: Barbell Collar/Spring (pair)
Designed to be used on Hexagon/Trap Bar Plastic or metal 2” x 2” barbell collar Weight: 1lb to 2lb per pair Must ensure collar and bar selected are fully compatible. Fits allowable range between 1.85 to 2.10 (inches) on each side. Not all collars work with all bars GSA# GMG_ACFTBC_HEX QTY 1
REQUIREMENT: Nylon Sled (with Pull Strap)
Thick heavy duty nylon, fiber glass, polyester, or a combination of different fibers Sled standard size is between 23” and 25” (length) between 20” and 21” (width); with reinforced padding/strips Can handle up to four 45lb plates (180lbs)affixed to the center of the sled by an adjustable heavy duty strap GSA# SPUD32 QTY 1
ADS SOLUTION: Spud Inc’s Magic Carpet with Upper Body Strap (Army PT Test Pack)
20” x 24” Heavy duty woven nylon sled bag Maximum load capacity of 180 lbs. or four 45 lb. plates affixed to center of the sled with an adjustable heavy duty strap 1” Wide x 93” Long Pull Strap with reinforced handles Strap affixes to sled by way of 2-1/2” diameter metal ring QTY 1
REQUIREMENT: 10LB Rubber/PVC Medicine Ball
The medicine ball shall be made from solid rubber or PVC, not greater than 10” in diameter Must be 10lb in weight and no more than 1%(1.6 oz) deviation, no other weight is acceptable The medicine ball shall be heavy duty, and non-malleable unlike a slam ball. A textured grip surface should make it easy to handle GSA# GMG_ACFTMB_10 QTY 1
ADS SOLUTION: BeaverFit’s Grey Man Gear Medicine Ball
Made from solid PVC (rubber alternative) Diameter: 9 inches Weight: 10 lbs Heavy duty, non-malleable with textured grip surface Round with even thickness PVC to prevent warping/spinning Made from a solid, durable PVC shell designed to withstand normal impacts and not lose its shape Internal materials do not shift and are not sand or similar Ball is weather-proof due to thick PVC HD Matte Shell QTY 1
REQUIREMENT: 40LB Kettlebell
Shall be made of a natural, slip free texture with a seamless and even finish Weight will be 40lbs +/- 1% Cast iron or steel construction Powder coated Approximate height: 11” to 12” GSA# GMG_ACFTKB_40 QTY 2
ADS SOLUTION: BeaverFit’s Grey Man Gear Kettle Bells
Single state mold creates a seamless and even finish Weight: 40lbs Cast Iron Powder coated with non-slip finish to give a natural, slip-free texture Height: 11.5” Diameter: 8.5” inches Accommodates hands of any size One-piece design with a flat base QTY 2
Must be capable of measuring in metric Long-lasting, vinyl-coated fiberglass tapes in ABS shatter resistant case Open reel with easy to wind, flush-folding handle 1x30m: Open Reel Tape Measure Inch/Metric Scale with Double Nylon Coated Fiberglass Blade 98 to 100-Feet/30M by 1/2-Inch Measuring tape color is non-specific QTY 1
ACFT TESTING LOCKERS
BeaverFit’s entire line of functional training lockers are modified shipping containers that have been customized to create fully portable training centers that are rapidly deployable, customizable, and airworthy. Beaverfit’s 10’ Functional Training Locker facilitates physical training for up to 50 personnel and assembles in 45 minutes or less.
BeaverFit ACFT Testing Lockers provide Army commands with a turnkey solution to immediately prepare for and administer the ACFT. These lockers include all of the equipment required for the ACFT and feature integrated storage to properly maintain equipment inventory and ensure total asset visibility.
ACFT TESTING LOCKERS ARE AVAILABLE IN THE FOLLOWING CONFIGURATIONS.
EACH CONFIGURATION INCLUDES A LEG TUCK STATION AND AN ACFT EQUIPMENT KIT FOR EACH LANE.
ACFT STORAGE LOCKERS
BeaverFit ACFT Storage Lockers feature customized internal shelving designed specifically to hold the exact ACFT equipment loadout, enabling Army commands to control inventory and ensure total asset visibility.
ACFT Storage Locker - 6 Lane
6 x Hex Bar Storage 3 x Shelves 1 x Wall Mounted Plate Trees 6 x Single Post Plate Trees 1 x Dolly Trucks (for moving Bumper Plates)
ACFT Storage Locker - 10 Lane
10 x Hex Bar Storage 9 x Shelves 3 x Wall Mounted Plate Trees 10 x Single Post Plate Trees 2 x Dolly Trucks (for moving Bumper Plates)
ACFT Storage Locker - 16 Lane
16 x Hex Bar Storage 12 x Shelves 3 x Wall Mounted Plate Trees 15 x Single Post Plate Trees 2 x Dolly Trucks (for moving Bumper Plates)
ACFT Storage Locker - 20 Lane
20 x Hex Bar Storage 12 x Shelves 3 x Wall Mounted Plate Trees 20 x Single Post Plate Trees 2 x Dolly Trucks (for moving Bumper Plates)
BEAVERDOME: ACFT VARIANT
The ACFT BeaverDome is a fully customizable, enclosed solution designed to enable ACFT-specific training and testing, as well as create a multi-purpose human performance training area. The ACFT BeaverDome standard size includes 20 lanes within 150’ by 160’ and features high-quality, professional grade flooring. The ACFT Beaverdome has insulated roofing and walls, an HVAC system, lighting, and a coach’s locker. Each 40’ container has two roll up doors for easy entry and contains integrated modular shelving to store all required ACFT equipment. The BeaverDome solution can be customized to any size required and can be as robust or as sparse as the budget allows.
PLAE TURF SOLUTIONS
Stryker is a high performing modular turf system that boasts an easy to assemble Velcro connection that locks its 4’ by 7.5’ panels in place, creating a game ready field virtually anywhere— even on ice. Built on the Hybrid Flex Shock Pad, Stryker turf panels are not only light weight, but they’re also built to withstand frequent installation and dismantling cycles. PLAE offers both modular and permanent testing field solutions.
ADS Inc. works with top human performance suppliers to provide our deployed service men and women with the products they need to train for and pass the ACFT.
We leverage our diverse supplier relationships to source and integrate a total solution that is on time and on target, every time. Partnered with BeaverFit, we have the Army Combat Fitness Test (ACFT) Equipment Set you need for your battalion.
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