May 2005
Fire Chief;May2005 Supplement, Vol. 49, p8
Trade Publication
The article describes several protective clothing and equipment. The Invader 664 Helmet provides full protection, front headband adjustments and ultra-high-temperature edge trim that will not melt or drip from MSA Inc. The King Cobra hood series features heavier elastic in the face opening from PGI Inc. The firefighter locating system, based on patented Personnel Ultrasonic Locating Safety Equipment technology, consists of two beacons and a tracker and uses ultrasonic signals that are reflected by walls. The bunker boots features a felt-lining with internal heel guard, cushioned insoles and pull-up loops, which minimize chafing from LaCrosse FireTech.


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