Posts Tagged ‘heat protection’

Firefighters Protective Apparel: TurnoutGear new outershell fabric, the best fabric for firefighters !

It is clear that NORFAB USA is one of these incredible technical textiles weavers who can bring incredible value in protective apparel industry
OMNI Vantage™, the newest fabric to the OMNI line, provides maximum heat blocking as a firefighter outer shell fabric. This unique, inherently FR, tri-fiber blend woven fabric offers the perfect combination – DuPont™ Kevlar® brand fiber for strength, DuPont™ Nomex® brand fiber for abrasion and color fastness and Basofil® for superior heat resistance. OMNI Vantage™ has proven durable, providing long wear life. It offers the best burn protection (TPP) weight for weight as compared to other brands of firefighter outer shell fabrics.
Best Burn Protection in the market (TPP)
More Durable (Long wear life)
Tri fiber blend: the perfect combination
  • Kevlar for Strength
  • Nomex for abrasion and color fastness
  • Basofil for superior heat resistance

    OMNI Vantage golden brown

OMNI Vantage black

AVAILABLE COLORS: Golden Brown, Bright Yellow, Black
Weave style: Rip-Stop Style
Weight: 265 gsm
Passes NFPA 1971, 2013 Edition
Certified to NFPA 1971, Standard on Protective Ensembles for Structural Fire Fighting and Proximity Fire Fighting, 2013 Edition
Certified to CAN/CGSB 155.1, Standard on Firefighters’ Protective Clothing for Protection Against Heat and Flame, 2001 Edition

tpp test result on OMNI Vantage


abrasion resistance performance of OMNI Vantage

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The perfect liner to the Omni Vantage: OMNI QUILT

OMNI QUILT liner: the perfect liner to OMNI Vantage outershell

Style 070Q2PB-1 (one woven, two non woven layers)

  • Extremely soft, cool, light weight, comfortable, breathable.
  • Provides a high degree of thermal insulation needed for the new generation turnout garments.
  • Meets requirements of NFPA 1971 (edition 2013) standard for “Protective Ensemble for Structural Firefighting”
new “OMNI Quilt Synergy” Thermal Liner was developed by combining two layers of the state-of-art Basofil® Blend Spunlaced fabric (PFI-101) and 100% Nomex® Calendered Plain Face fabric.
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Volcano Hunter using Aluminized Suit made with fabric reference 1098 to approach active volcano

Geoff Mackley the famous vulcano hunter using a suit made with our fabric Dual Mirror reference 1098 to approach lava of an active volcano.
He is the first human to be able to be at only 20 meters of such an incredible source of radiant heat and stays there for approximately 40 minutes.
Just amazing

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