Site-Built Sentry Booth/Gatehouse Floor Plan.
Windows. Windows selected for sentry booths and gatehouses should
be placed at a continuous minimum height (normally 36 inches (914.4 mm) above
the floor) at all elevations to maximize surveillance capability. Other
options to consider are:
Smoked or tinted glass.
One way viewing.
When designing or selecting ballistic-resistant glazing, be
certain that the wall construction and adjacent products maintain the same
level of protection. See MIL-HDBK-1013/1 for ballistic-resistance design
Floors. Floors will be constructed of reinforced concrete with
the surface 6 inches (154.4 mm) or more above grade or adjacent walkways.
Construction. Based on the local area threat analysis and the
level of protection required, the criteria contained in MIL-HDBK-1013/1 will