Enhance the safety on a Caterpillar skid steer with our UL752 level 1 ballistic door or better known the Defender Ballistic Door. If your operating a hammer, auger, mover, mulcher, or log processor you can feel secure knowing you are covered. With a ¾” bullet resistant door on your Caterpillar protecting your BIGGEST ASSET – YOU!

     The Defender Ballistic Door for Caterpillar skid steers have not been drilled or milled out. This makes them less prone to micro-fractures. Unlike other skid steers doors, our is rated for ballistic attack.

     The Defender Ballistic Door for Caterpillar skid steer installs easily using factory hardware from the original door. This consists of gasket, hinges, door lock hardware, and emergency escape system.

The Ballistic Door currently fits the following Caterpillar “D” skid steers, compact track loaders, and multi terrain loaders models:

226D 232D 236D 242D 246D 262D 272D2 272D2XHP 239D 249D 257D 259D 279D 289D 299D2 299D2XHP


*Bullet resistant does not mean “bullet proof”. The Level 1 polycarbonate in the Defender Door is rated to withstand a ballistic attack from a 124 grain, 9mm FMJ lead core projectile from 15 feet with a shot spacing of 4 inches. The test is performed in a controlled environment at varying temperatures as low as -26 F and as high as 120 F (outside temperature).

PLEASE NOTE: This guard is intended as a brush guard only. It is not a certified FOPS/ROPS guard.