Supplied Air Respirators (SCBA)
The MSA AirXpress 2 Fire is a simplistic, reliable and economical SCBA that meets the EN 137, Type II requirements for the fire service market and a variety of related applications. The AirXpress 2 Fire is rugged and reliable with customizable configurations depending on your needs. This Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus boasts a new, modern design and the easy-to-maintain construction provides low cost of ownership. The new AX demand valve provides an adjustable flow rate and an optional manual bypass function. Zippers on shoulder harnesses allow for switching of pressure gauge and demand valve from one side to another. All the added features of the AirXpress 2 Fire are ideal for extreme working conditions (heavy breathing environments) and increased overall user safety.
The G1 SCBA offers integrated and enhanced solutions to exceed your needs today as well as years into the future. MSA's long-standing commitment to the fire service industry began nearly 100 years ago. Our goal is to provide dependable, high-quality products, instruments and service that will help to ensure a safe return home. MSA’s extensive knowledge and expertise has helped to harness new technologies to produce exceptional protective equipment.
The M1 SCBA is fully customizable and can be configured to meet a broad range of firefighter needs. Buy per your budget needs and upgrade later – directly in the field. Overall, the M1 breathing apparatus represents the most advanced, ergonomic and modular SCBA system on the market which was designed and developed side-by-side with ﬁreﬁghters. This all-new breathing apparatus platform includes several innovative and customizable features that help to enhance hygiene and improve comfort.
This system enables rescue personnel to communicate over commercially available radios. Attach it to a full facemask (open mode) or put it inside a protective suit (covered mode).
With its large, colored operating buttons, swivel connections, silicone line and maintenance-friendly design, this lung-governed demand valve set milestones for fire fighting around the world. Features automatic first-breath activation (depending on model), as well as automatic deactivation on separation from mask (depending on model). Available in both normal and positive pressure versions.
MSA composite compressed air cylinders meet a wide range of applications, needs, and budgets. Composite cylinders with aluminium liner, over wrapped with carbon and glass fibres, are 50% lighter than the traditional economic steel construction.
Choose from a complete line of air cylinders, including lightweight carbon, economical aluminum or affordable composite. Choose from eight different cylinders, each designed especially for MSA Air Masks. Available in high and low pressure with air supply durations of 30, 45 and 60 minutes. Optional custom logos available.
MSA steel compressed air cylinders meet a wide range of applications, needs, and budgets. MSA cylinders can be ordered empty or charged and are equipped with cylindrical thread M18 x 1.5.
With more than five million units sold, the upgraded 3S Full-Facepiece Respirator offers safety, comfort and durability. The face blank is made of a softer rubber compound (and also yellow silicone in another option) and has a wide sealing frame and deeper chin stop for a snug, comfortable fit. The lens is made of impact-resistant polycarbonate (and silicate-coated glass and Triplex glass in other options) and offers a wide field of vision for excellent viewing. The harness allows for quick donning and removal and achieves a pressure-free fit in combination with a protective helmet. The inner mask allows for optimal air flow and eliminates lens fogging. The mask comes in more than 50 different versions, allowing users to find the perfect mask.
The G1 Facepiece was designed without electronic components, to minimize weight, reduce your stress and fatigue and improve your overall performance level. This design also means that there are no electronic components on the outside of the facepiece that may result in snag and entanglement hazards. What’s more, by eliminating costly electronic components, the price is reduced substantially, allowing personal-issue facepieces to be a cost effective measure. As an added bonus, the facepiece is equipped with cross-contamination prevention to reduce the spread of illness when facepieces are shared. But MSA didn’t stop there. The MSA G1 SCBA is also equipped with a speaking diaphragm to increase speech clarity while off air. The new G1 Facepiece is not only lightweight and compact with overall low profile design, it’s comfortable and built to last. Taking the preferred design features of the Ultra Elite Facepiece, including wide field of view and comfortable, robust seal geometry, we’ve taken the MSA G1 SCBA to the next level with an open port to provide low breathing resistance, both on and off air. The G1 Facepiece can help you to conserve energy for when you need it most.
The G1 full face mask sets new standards for wearing and breathing comfort. Minimum pressure points can be felt on the face and various size options are available. Integration to Gallet F1XF fire helmet is made easy through helmet mounting bracket options. Now available is the C1 Headset for the G1 full face mask. This will allow the user to be able to upgrade their mask to have built-in communications. Visit our literature pages below for more details.
Combining state-of-the-art features with MSA's precision engineering, the Ultra Elite full-face mask is our top model in this range. The ergonomic design makes this a comfortable unit, while the 5-point harness makes it easy to put it on or take it off. The distortion-free coated lens provides a wide field of vision, while the unique airflow prevents lens misting. The face blank has a single-sealing flange and comes in rubber or silicone, while the speech diaphragm makes communication easy to discern. The model has more than 40 different versions, making it the perfect mask for many different applications.
Clearly and easily see air cylinder content when wearing an MSA Ultra Elite Facepiece. This display system includes a transmitter assembly that securely mounts to the SCBA shoulder gauge pressure hose. Sends a digitally encoded signal to the facepiece-mounted receiver. Displays cylinder contents in one-quarter increments. Features 7 LED light patterns.
MSA compressed airline accessories help ensure proper air supply. Our pressure regulator helps maintain desired operating pressure, while our manifolds supply single source air to up to four respirators. MSA compressed airline accessories are designed especially for use with MSA airline systems.
This stand-alone personal alert safety systems detects the cessation of bodily movement and activates an automatic alarm. For enhanced safety the alarm can be activated manually also. It is extremely simple to use. The sensitive, electronic motion sensor recognises all normal body Movements. Maintenance-free and durable - the motionSCOUT guarantees a great cost-performance-ratio. The operating time is extremely high being >200 hours, same as the alarm time of 10 hours continuous sound.
A new electronic personal monitoring and alarm system can also be enhanced with telemetric capability.
The PremAire Combination, a Combination Supplied Airline Respirator with compressed air cylinder, is designed to be versatile, comfortable, and affordable. A streamlined design offers a ﬁrst stage pressure reducer and cylinder valve within one assembly, creating a very small size and proﬁle that is less likely to snag when working in conﬁned space or tight places. The PremAire Combination can be equipped with either the 3S-PS-MaXX or the Ultra Elite-PS-MaXX full face mask in combination with the AutoMaXX-AS lung-governed demand valve.
Get air on demand with this high-performance, Type C, supplied-air respirator. Mask-mounted regulator responds quickly to changing breathing requirements. Maintains a slight positive pressure to prevent contaminants from invading the face piece. Ideal for chemical and petrochemical processing, municipal utilities, and asbestos and lead paint abatement, as well as non-IDLH environments such as pharmaceutical applications and hazardous materials clean up. Available as a basic supplied air device or as a combination air-line/air-purifying respirator.
This full-face, pressure-demand, Type-C supplied-air respirator features a patented waist-mounted manifold for incredible flexibility. Can be converted from a supplied-air device to an air-purifying system. Dual-supply option lets users connect from one pressurized continuous air source to another—without losing continuity of airflow. The vortex tube option delivers whole-body temperature control for added comfort.
This combination supplied-air respirator with SCBA is designed especially for escape. Versatile, comfortable and affordable, it features a single-assembly first-stage regulator and cylinder valve. Small in size and profile, this one is ideal for working in tight places.
These accessories help ensure proper air quality and deliverability when used with MSA constant flow airline systems. Filters remove 99% (minimum) of >0.3 micron particulate for up to 1000 hours of use. Air supply hoses deliver respirable air from 8 to 5 feet in temperatures from -25ºF to 212ºF (depending on type). And cylinder cascade systems deliver single-source air to one or more workers.
This fresh air hose breathing apparatus (FABA) is designed for use wherever conditions permit drawing air from a hazard-free atmosphere. Because the air supply is fresh, there are no time restrictions on use. Can be used as an assisted (with Turbo-Flo blower) or unassisted fresh air breathing apparatus.
PremAire Escape is a positive pressure short duration compressed air emergency escape breathing device (EN 402) that provides the user with respiratory protection while escaping from toxic atmospheres. The components of the respirator withstand high levels of potential industrial gas leaks and harsh chemical environments. With its intuitive donning procedure that takes less than 5 seconds, the PremAire Escape enables the wearer to escape without difficulty from a potentially hazardous environment. It offers an air supply of 10-15 minutes duration. The standard PremAire Escape is equipped with a 3S full face mask. For potential high concentration industrial gas leaks, like deadly H2S, the device is available with the PremAire Mask-Hood.
These self-contained devices help personnel escape dangerous and deadly atmospheres, including those with high concentrations of toxic gases or vapors or oxygen deficiency. Low profile, lightweight, and easy to carry, these escape respirators feature one-control operation for a swift exit.
The AirElite 4h with its slim construction and ergonomic design provides maximum comfort, with weight positioned on the waist and no shoulder width protrusion. The lateral breathing tubes are snug to the body for easy donning and doffing even in confined spaces without mask removal. It offers excellent breathing comfort via low breathing resistance, low inhalation temperature and dry breathing air. It has maintenance free standby storage for up to 2 years in full readiness mode – up to 8 years if canisters are in factory sealed condition. The G1 AirElite full face mask sets a new state-of-the-art in comfort and safety. It is a symbiosis of sophisticated materials and modern design principles.
This chest-worn protective escape device provides oxygen on demand wherever toxic gases, particles or oxygen deficiency can be imminently present. Ready-to-use, it's small in size and low in weight, making it easy to don, use and carry. Features a double heat-exchanger system to reduce inhalation air temperature to a comfortable level. The TR device allows quick and economic training of donning and use by simulating the weight and properties of real units