Arc Flash Switching Hood 40 Cal/cm2
This Arc Flash Switching Hood is made from Tecasafe Plus Material. It has a ATVP Arc rating of 40 Cal/cm2. Independently tested by Kinectrics. to ASTM F2178-08. Standard Test Method for Determining the Arc Rating and Standard Specification for Face Protective Products. They are manufactured from Tecasafe Plus materials. Conforming to AS/NZS 1906.4:2010 Retro reflective materials and devices for road traffic control purposes. High-visibility materials for safety garments.
Tecasafe Plus fabric.
Inherently flame resistant.
Electrical arc flash and flash fire protection.
Extremely comfortable to wear – soft and breathable.
Excellent moisture management.
Exceptional abrasion resistance.
IEast care washing and maintains like new appearance after multiple industrial washes.
Material: Tencate Tecasafe plus.
Outer fabric: 235gsm (7.0oz) Tecasafe plus, Lining Fabric: 306gsm (9.0oz) Q8 Thermal Liner
Meets Standards for Flame Resistant Fabrics – ASTM F1506 and NFPA 70E
Tecasafe plus is UL Certified to NFPA 2112
Arc Rating: ATPV – 40cal/cm; PPE4 (HRC4)
Reflective Trim: Nil Class D only
Visor: ArcSafe Elvex single pane face shield with 60% Light Transmission
IMPORTANT: NFPA 70E Compliance requires wearing of whole system (3 piece) as ONE UNIT. 3 Pieces including hood/ coat / leggings or hood/ jacket/ bib & brace trousers. Once a garment has been exposed to an arc flash, it must be removed from service.