Special Projects Operations – SHIELD Hybrid Life-Support Device (SCBA/PAPR)

Special Projects Operations

The SHIELD Hybrid Life-Support Device is a low profile, lightweight, extended duration, hybrid respiratory system. The system is completely modular and can be easily adapted various CBRNe operations.  The SHIELD is the first choice with CBRN, HAZMAT, and special mission units across the globe.

The SHIELD system has four breathing modes: Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA), Powered Air Purifier Respirator (PAPR), Air Purifying Respirator (APR), and Supplied Air Purifier (SAR). The SHIELD system is entirely modular and can be configured into six different respiratory configurations. The SHIELD can be converted to a seventh configuration with the addition of the exothermic torch/medical accessory kit.

With a wide array of mission requirements, end users can custom-configure the SHIELD to increase operational effectiveness. With configurations ranging from a single bottle SCBA to a multitude of hybrid combinations. The system can be quickly and easily converted into the various configurations, resulting in a truly adaptable unit.

  • 40mm APR Universal Interface
  • 8 hour PAPR continuous runtime
  • 550 LPM SCBA Regulator
  • 4 Modes of operation: SCBA, PAPR, APR, SAR
  • Double Male/Female Recharge fitting
  • CBRNE hardened
  • Weight: 28 lbs. full
  • Dimensions: 21” L x 12” W x 6” D
  • Capacity 1791 L @ 4500 psi (45 minutes of air)
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