Brass Knuckle® Offers Ultimate in Anti-Fog and Full-Face Protection
Brass Knuckle’s (Alpharetta, GA) Vader Combo is a goggle and face shield in one, with industry-leading BK-Anti-Fog that exceeds the most stringent anti-fog standard. The integrated face shield offers 180-degree peripheral vision and face coverage. Soft conditioned rubber forms a splash barrier. Because the face shield isn’t attached to a hard hat, it provides unprecedented mobility and visibility — the shield goes wherever the wearer’s head goes. The ANSI-rated, military-style splash goggle also includes a durable anti-scratch treatment and is D3 rated for droplet and splash protection. A built-in venting system helps reduce the potential for moisture buildup, helping to maintain clear vision.
New Face Shield PAPR Enhances Comfort and Visibility
Miller Electric Mfg. LLC (Appleton, WI), a leading worldwide manufacturer of Miller® brand arc welding equipment, now offers the new Miller Face Shield Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR). It is designed to keep users comfortable so their safety gear stays on — even in the most extreme applications. Face Shield PAPR Systems enhance comfort and visibility to increase all-day wear by offering:
- An exclusive patent pending Dualtec™ manifold system with six adjustable air vents and dual speeds allows users to customize their airflow and helps reduce dry eyes and nose.
- A lightweight, low-profile breathing tube attachment is positioned at the bottom of the neck instead of the top of the head, staying flat against the user’s back for unrestricted movement.
- Available High-Definition View technology provides users with a sharp, detailed view at any angle without distortion.
ANSI/ISEA-Rated Impact Resistant Gloves Work for a Variety of Tasks
Pyramex (Piperton, TN) offers a wide range of impact resistant gloves for a variety of applications including steel handling. Pyramex offers six different new impact-resistant glove options. The Nitrile Dipped Glove (GL609C) is a slip-on HPPE and latex elastic glove, with a nitrile sandy palm coating. The glove features a 13-gauge HPPE liner, and TPR on the back of the hand for impact protection plus a reinforced thumb. The gloves are commonly used in steel handling and fabrication, automotive applications and others. They are ANSI/ISEA-rated Impact 2 with the following testing performance levels: Cut A6 | Abrasion 6 | Puncture 4.
WALTER Surface Technologies Expands Its Respiratory and PPE Offering
WALTER Surface Technologies (Montreal, Canada) has acquired Allegro Industries, a USA-based leading manufacturer of high-quality safety equipment, respirators, air sources and ventilation equipment. Through this acquisition, WALTER expands its safety and PPE product offering to industrial users complementing its high-end metalworking products. Allegro will continue to operate under its own brand and activities for both customers and suppliers remain unchanged.
Allied Europe and Wohlhaupter Added to Allied Machine and Engineering’s Digital Platform
This addition to the platform provides the unique opportunity to get to know Allied Machine as a global tooling solution provider.
ACE Provides Free Machine Tool Training
NTMA has endorsed America’s Cutting Edge training program to engage the next generation of machinists and revitalize American manufacturing.