V-Gard® Arc Flash Protective Visors

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When working on electrical systems you need a reliable arc flash face shield for your employees to ensure protection from all arc flash effects: high temperature, flying debris, powerful radiation. V-Gard Arc Flash Face Shield Visors provide certified protection according to latest European norms on arc flash face protection: GS-ET-29 Class 2 (7kA) and EN166 "8". The combination V-Gard electrician face shield, retractable chin guard and electrician hard hat are one of most compact electrician set GS-ET-29 class 2 on the market!

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V-Gard Visor for Arc Flash protection, 203x432x1.7 mm, compatible with retractable chin cup

Length: 392.000 MM (15.433 IN)
Width: 226.000 MM (8.898 IN)
Height: 171.000 MM (6.732 IN)
Weight: 0.230 KG (0.507 LB)
Color: CLEAR

V-Gard Visor for Arc Flash protection, compatible with retractable chin protector and with earmuffs

Length: 392.000 MM (15.433 IN)
Width: 226.000 MM (8.898 IN)
Height: 171.000 MM (6.732 IN)
Weight: 0.230 KG (0.507 LB)
Color: CLEAR
  • Combining the highest European arc-flash protection level GS-ET-29 with maximum visibility
  • Patented injection moulded blend of dyes and nano particles in a polycarbonate matrix
  • Superior protection from electric arc, convective heat, high temperatures, flying debris and UV radiation
  • Certifications: GS-ET-29 Class 2 (7 kA), EN166, EN 170, PPE category 3, double triangle 1000 V marked
  • Very light green – offers highest visual light transmission according to GS-ET-29 (VLT Class 0) providing maximum light transmittance and colour recognition, under typical working conditions additional lighting may not be required
  • Optically corrected to give a very clear view and reduce fatigue during use
  • Good face coverage in the most compact design
  • Anti-fog coating
  • 2 visor versions: earmuff compatible or with extended ear protection
  • Retractable chinguard certified in combination to protect the neck
  • Certified in combination with V-Gard frames and electrician helmets V-Gard, V-Gard 500 (unvented) and V-Gard 520 (EN397 440 VAC, EN50365, 1000 V) - offering a professional Set
Markets: General Industry, Oil & Gas, Utilities
Applications: Confined Space

Approvals subject to change without notice and may differ based on configuration, part number and/or country.
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Product marking: 2C-1.2 MSA 1 B 8-2-0 3 CE 1883; double triangle 1000 V

GSET29 class 2 (Supplementary requirements for the testing and certification of face shields for electrical works) and EN166/EN170 certified.

Marking Explanation GS-ET-29=
2= Highest Protection GS-ET-29 class 2 (7 kA) Open-Box test passed at
423 kJ/m² ~ 10,1 cal/cm² as per GS-ET-29
0= Light Transmittance Class 0 (VLT ≥ 75%)

Marking Explanation EN166=
"1" highest optical quality for permanent use
Filter class:
2C UV filter with enhanced colour recognition
Scale number:
2C-1.2  Light Transmission 74.4%-100% (UV EN170)
“B” High speed particles with medium energy impact (120 m/s)
“3” Liquid droplets and splash
“8” Electric arc resistance

“1883” ID number of Notified Body (required for Cat.III products
according to Annex II of the PPE Directive 89/686/EEC)