Optional Respiratory Protection with PAPR or Supplied Air
The 9100 FX-Air adds respiratory protection to the 9100 FX "flip-up" welding helmet.
These helmets come with your choice of a self-contained, belt worn 3M Adflo Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) for unfettered mobility, or a 3M high pressure V-100 Vortex Cooling Regulator (3M's "Fresh-air III" supplied air system) for delivery of filtered &$34;house" air via hose.
Both these systems provide positive pressure respiratory protection and comfort for increased productivity and demanding environments.
Fisheries offers four versions of these "flip up ADF" 9100 FX-Air helmets in complete packages.
First, choose between the two most popular filter sizes - X (medium) or XX (large).
Then select either a lightweight, supplied air, Vortex Cooling Regulator and breathing tube - for use with your shops high pressure supplied air system
Or, select a self-contained, Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) and breathing tube, for the ultimate in mobility.
All the "Air" helmets we offer come with SideWindows.
The Adflo PAPR comes with an HE high efficiency particulate air filter. An organic vapor/acid gas vapor cartridge is sold separately (MMM 92602) and can be added when appropriate. The fully charged PAPR NiMH battery is designed to last an eight hour workday.
The V-100 Vortex is a "cooling" regulator which can lower the temperature of the air circulating in the helmet by as much as 50F (user determined) - for increased comfort in hot working environments.
The Speedglas breathing tubes included with these systems offer a quick release swivel for easy tube connections that swivel to minimize loops and kinks.
These units come complete with helmet and ADF and either a supplied air regulator/valve, belt, and breathing tube, or complete PAPR with wide, padded comfort belt and breathing tube.
Every 9100 FX-Air welding helmet includes all the features found in the 9100 FX helmet including the flip-up ADF visor covering a clear grinding shield, 3M's outstanding head suspension system, and the premium Speedglas Auto-Darkening Filter.
For more information, see the Speedglas 9100 and 9100 FX entries in this catalog or, for even more details, view these entries on our website.
Suitable for all arc welding processes: tack welding, stick, MIG, TIG, and plasma, as well as grinding
Seven dark shades, including 9-13 (variable), 5 for gas welding/cutting, and 8 for micro-plasma or low-amp TIG
Viewing area 9100X: 2.1" x 4.2" (8.8 sq in)
Viewing area 9100XX: 2.8" x 4.2" (11.75 sq in)
Note: If you already own a 3M Adflo PAPR, or a V-100 Vortex Cooling Regulator, you can purchase a breathing tube and appropriate Speedglas 9100 helmet separately. Please call us at 800-426-6930 for help selecting the proper components; ask for 3M Customer Service.