Miller's Arc Armor Powered Air Purifying Respirator provides comfort and safety in high welding fume environments
Miller Electric Mfg. Co. has introduced the Arc Armor PAPR, a powered air purifying respirator with a blower that is 1.3 pounds lighter than the leading competitor. The respirator also incorporates a belt/shoulder strap design for maximum comfort. The Arc Armor PAPR features a lithium ion battery with no memory retention from frequent charging, dual air speeds for maximum comfort in varied work environments, and audible and vibrating alarms for use in noisy workplaces.
The PAPR comes with a Miller Elite Series auto-darkening helmet (non-auto-darkening lens model also available) and is certified by the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH, 42 CFR Part 84), which covers requirements for respiratory protective devices. Miller’s PAPR has an assigned protection factor of 25.