Head Design Traditional head design / length.
Bib(Apron) Design Longer length, Shoulder insert design.
Head Layers 2 ply material.
Bib(Apron) Layers 2 ply material.
Head Length 13".
Bib (Apron) Length 9".
OVERALL LENGTH 22".
Full Face Opening Circular Measurement 120 mm - 145 mm.
Sewn with 1/2" elastic. Elastic is encapsulated in material and cover stitched.
Elastic Face Opening stretches to accommodate a circumference of at least 31" (800 mm) for ease of donning, snug fit, and proper seal with SCBA.
BINDING Generous width and size means less fabric stretch Binding of same fabric material to enhance design with a finished look.
Thread 100% Nomex.
Head design with traditional center head seam (comfortable central seam).
Safety lock cover stitch of seams.
Seam burst strength tests are unsurpassed in industry - 2x or 3x NFPA minimum!
AIT (ADVANCED INSPECTION THREAD) Hoods regularly have thread that matches the color of the hood (white on white / black on black). When AIT is requested, we use a contrasting thread color, which is especially important for inspection of gear. Any compromise to thread, seams, stitching is easily detected with AIT thread. AIT is available upon request.
NSN # 8415-01-462-7670 MILITARY SPEC'D HOOD.
The PAC IX style is a military approved hood. No matter what area of service you're in, no matter what the elements are, these hoods have unmatched performance which sets them apart in the field.
WARRANTY INFORMATION Your protective hood is warranted, by MFA, Inc., to be free from defects in material and workmanship for one year. This warranty does not cover normal wear or unusual exposures, including abrasive wearing of close-tolerance accessories-such as voice amplifiers. This warranty is in lieu of all other warranties, expressed or implied, including but not limited to, implied warranties or marketability and/or fitness for a particular purpose. MFA, Inc. shall not be liable for incidental or consequential damages.
DO NOT ALTER, MODIFY, ADD TO, OR CHANGE YOUR PROTECTIVE HOOD DOING SO WILL VIOLATE WARRANTY AND VOIDS NFPA AND UL CERTIFICATION.