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Aluminised Proximity Suits

Last update on Sept. 11, 2015.

Aluminised Proximity Suits

We have some pretty interesting equipment pass through our stores from time to time and when we were recently asked to source 12 heat proof suits for a client we took an extra one for ourselves to have a look at. These aluminised proximity suits enable the wearer to protect themselves against contact heats of up to 350 degrees C and radiation temperatures of up to a massive 1000 degrees C !

Manufactured from Kevlar composite aluminium and carbon fibre insulation and with helmets fitted with gold plated visors, proximity suits are often found being used around furnaces and smelting foundries ...

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