- For those requiring ultimate flammability protection
- Water Based Cooling Inserts maintain a temperature of 0ºC for up to one hour
- Vest/carrier is made with INDURA™ fire resistant Cotton
- Sizes: M/L (100-175 lbs), L/XL (175-250 lbs), 2XL (250-300 lbs), Custom
- Colors: Blue
- Include one (1) set of Water Based Cooling Inserts (6865) and Fire Resistant
TechKewl™ Cooling Vest
The industrial safety vest, provides 1 hour of cooling comfort and heat stress prevention. The vest comes with a set of 4 removable water-based inserts which release regulated and safe 0ºC cooling relief. This technology helps to reduce heat induced fatigue, increase mental alertness, reaction time and comfort.
TechKewl™ – Phase Change Cooling
TechKewl Phase Change Cooling inserts are activated in ice water or the freezer. They will re-charge in any environment where the temperature is below 14°C.Simply place them in ice water or the freezer for 45 mins to ensure that they are solid all the way through. Please note that Phase Change Material solidifies from the outside in, so they may look solid after 15 mins but need the full 45 mins to be solid all the way through.
- For optimal cooling the product should be a snug fit:
- Thermal Imaging
The thermal images below show a person working next to a furnace (working environment is 80ºC).
When not wearing a cooling vest the workers would work 1 hr shifts with 30 minute breaks.
Wearing a TechKewl Cooling Vest the workers were able to work 3 hr shifts, with a 15 min break. Overall the workers felt far more comfortable, and were able to be more productive.