HOOD & MASK SEAL
The hood is fitted with a thin, 3D shaped mask seal made from butyl rubber, for ultimate sealing to the face mask as well as high chemical protection. A neck strap in the back of the hood helps create optimal fit of the hood and mask.
Water repellent zipper placed diagonally on the front of the suit, for quick & easy donning and doffing. The zipper closes downwards, for added safety, and is protected by a double splash guard (flap).
2-part system with AlphaTec® #38-560 butyl rubber glove and outer ACT Overglove #70-900 (made from aramid fabric) for extra cut protection (NFPA requirement).
The #38-560 glove is thin and comfortable for enhanced dexterity and the Overglove has a shaft with specially designed shape, to fit perfectly on-top of the Bayonet glove ring system.
The gloves are attached either with the Bayonet ring system, for possibility to replace the gloves, or permanently attached to the sleeves by gluing.
The suit is fitted with sewn-in socks/booties made of the garment material. To be worn with Dunlop Onguard Hazmax® boots, which are certified with the suit but not included.
Shoulders are fitted with padding to help spread the weight of the SCBA, thereby creating better comfort and ergonomy. Optionally knees and elbows can also be fitted with padding.
Optionally the suit can be fitted with pockets on chest, hip and/or leg as well as reflective tape on sleeves & legs, for enhanced user friendliness and visibility.