The word Maccabee has become synonymous with the small band of Jewish freedom fighters who freed
Judea from the Syrian-Greek occupiers during the Second Temple period (516 BCE – 70 CE). Some explain
that the word “Maccabee” is related to the Greek word meaning “strong” or “fighter.”, while others believe that
it comes from the Hebrew word for “hammer,” makav.
Masada Armour is the only producer of helmets in Israel, and have them used and validated by Israeli forces.
We are able to provide a wide range of helmets depending on the operational scenario and required
performance e.g. low, mid to high cut with the optimal combination of light weight helmet with high
The padding and harness system allows the user to adjust the fit when required, ensuring the required
stability, limiting pressure points and allowing consistent airflow to ensure efficient cooling. The helmet serves
as a platform to enhance users’ operational awareness with an open architecture side rails, bungees and
NVG shroud for mounting tactical accessories.