A structural firefighting outer shell designed to lessen heat stress by reducing weight and increasing flexibility.
TECGEN71 features a ripstop twill weave that combines the proven durability
DuPont™ Kevlar®/Nomex® and the unique benefits of the TECGEN fiber.
WHAT IS TECGEN 71
TECGEN71 IS THE ONLY OUTER SHELL THAT CAN BE PAIRED WITH
THE LIGHTEST THERMAL LINERS AND MOISTURE BARRIERS AVAILABLE ON TODAY’S MARKET
DUE TO ITS INCREASED BREATHABILITY AND THERMAL PROTECTION.
HEAT STRESS STATISTICS
Heat stress-related conditions account for over 50% of firefighter LODDs reported between 2007 and 2016. Though significant, there are best practices which could help to reduce the statistic.
TECGEN71 is engineered with the proven durability of DuPont™ Kevlar® & Nomex®, the fibers firefighters have depended on for strength and protection for decades.
MYTHS ABOUT TECGEN71
As with many new products, there are skeptics who question the integrity of TECGEN71. If you still need evidence on how TECGEN71 stacks up, we have compiled answers to help.
YOU TAKE CARE OF THEM
WE TAKE CARE OF YOU
TECGEN71 is the first of its kind to address this growing health concern with innovative technology aimed at providing the perfect balance of breathability, comfort, TPP and THL, all while offering an overall reduction in composite weight.
FDXL100 Leather Boot
Constructed for durability and designed with the highest quality materials to help you work safer, longer and more comfortably.
Certified to NFPA 1971.
3D, innovative design built with three layers, just like your turnout gear! Materials include 3oz Cowhide outer protection, a military-grade DuPont™ Nomex® thermal liner, and a Porelle® FR moisture barrier.
Certified to NFPA 1971.
HEALTH & SAFETY-FOCUSED PPE
FXR Custom Turnouts
FXR turnouts are specifically designed to minimize firefighter stress and fatigue through Active Posture Design™, allowing for full range of motion – especially while wearing your SCBA!
Proximity gear for Aircraft Rescue & Fire Fighting (ARFF) is available in both 7oz and 10oz aluminized outer shells and is built to order with FXR or FXA turnout models.
Para-Dex EMS Gear
Para-Dex™ EMS Gear by Fire-Dex® provides the durability and protection your job demands.
Built specifically for EMS professionals and certified to NFPA 1999, Para-Dex™ EMS gear offers a comfortable fit with a construction that is waterproof, breathable and bloodborne pathogen-resistant to protect you from line-of-duty hazards.