Why a Particulate Hood?
As we learn more about the potentially harmful contaminants
found at the fireground, the need for protection against
those particulate hazards continues to grow. Wearing a
particulate hood will give you the additional protection
Why the GORE® Particulate Hood?
Protection. The GORE® Particulate Hood provides excellent particulate
blocking throughout the entire hood — not just in selected
areas. In addition, this hood exceeds current NFPA 1971
requirements for thermal protection.
Comfort. The unique design of the GORE® Particulate Hood delivers a
more comfortable, natural feel like you get when
you wear a traditional hood.
As with all products from Gore, this long-lasting hood is
exceptionally durable, retaining its level of particulate-blocking
performance for at least 100 wash cycles.
The GORE® Particulate Hood combines the expertise of the
industry leader in barrier technology with the skill of one of
the most respected hood manufacturers, Majestic Fire Apparel.
Head Design: Traditional head design
Bib(Apron) Design: Longer length, notched shoulder bib design
Head Length 13"
Bib (Apron) Length 8"
OVERALL LENGTH 21"
Inspection Opening: The GORE® Particulate Hood has an INSPECTION OPENING in the back hem of the hood.
The INSPECTION OPENING allows the hood to be turned inside out so the GORE®
Particulate Blocking Layer can be visually inspected for damage.
Thread: 100% Nomex
Seams: Safety lock cover stitch of seams. RED THREAD on outside is the proper way to don the GORE Particulate Hood.
Sizing: UNIVERSAL size
CERTIFICATION: NFPA 1971-2013 UL Certified, Complies with CAL-OSHA Requirements Sections 3406 and 341
(d) and OSHA Rule 29 CFR Part 1910, 269
TPP: As received 37.7 cal/cm2. After 5 washes 48.6 cal/cm2