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Thermguard™ High Visibility

High Visibility Range

ThermGuard™ High Visibility is a revolution in protection against the effects of heat and flames. It combines the comfort and thermal protection of meta-aramid yarn with the dyeability of FR polyester. Providing protection against hazards including heat, flames, static electricity, electrical arc, liquid chemicals and foul weather.

Key Performance Characteristics

High Visibility Characteristics Protection and Visibility. This innovative textile is available in EN471 High Visibility fluorescent shades as well as corporate and standard colours. ThermGuard™ High Visibility ensures that wearers are conspicuous while protected making it particularly suitable for protective clothing used in the railway, utility, chemical and metal industries.

RALPH Manikin Test

ThermGuard™ High Visibilty has been tested using the 2006 version of the "male" heat sensing manikin known as RALPH. This was developed at BTTG Fire Technology Services to comply with ISO 13506. The results are expressed according to clause 9.5.3 of ISO 13506 which calculates the percentage burn injury. The test was conducted with 100% of the manikin being covered by the garments under test.

Test Evaluation

RALPH Test Results

ThermGuard™ High Visibilty was tested in conjuction with a long sleeved vest and long johns, with a 4 second flame exposure time. The outer surface of the 2-layer coverall fabric had vapourised leaving a residue of small beads of material but the underlying substrate fabric was intact and flexible.

To find out more about our ThermGuard™ High Visibility range contact a member of our sales team on the details below:

Benelux & Germany

Benelux & Germany:

Name: Chris Else
Mobile: +44 7899 662342
Telephone: +44 1623 415092

United Kingdom & Ireland & Scandinavia

United Kingdom & Ireland

Name: Paul Daynes
Mobile: +44 7733 300544
Telephone: +44 1623 415148

All other Countries

All other Countries:

Name: Nick Leventis
Mobile: +44 7721 397714
Telephone: +44 1623 415114

Downloads & Links

Thermguard High Visibility Introduction Movie

Thermguard ISO 13506 Flame Manikin Test

Thermguard High Visibility Brochure

Thermguard High Visibility Specification