Bomb Disposal Suit (BD2009)
The BD2009 Bomb Disposal Suit is a new, state-of-the-art, up-armored product. The BD2009 Bomb Disposal Suit applies the world first class materials which has been in use for many years in dozens of countries worldwide. The BD2009 Bomb Disposal Suit provides high level of protection, at the same time offering maximum comfort and flexibility to the operator.
The ballistic levels and materials used in the various components of the BD2009 Bomb Disposal Suit are tested and evaluated to the full quality assurance standard laid down by the appropriate Government organizations.
The suit consists of the following separate items which collectively make the completed garment:
Washable, fire-retardant and static charge resistant outcover
Jacket with attached collar
Pouches for working tools
Neck Protector Plate
Chest Protector Plate
Groin Protector Plate
Armoured bomb disposal helmet with visor, fan and search light, light adjustable
Built-in environmental awareness system - Integral radio earpiece and microphone with ambient sound facility
Two-way Hardwire communication system (100m)
Completely cooling suit - Ice water circulation speed control
12V Rechargable battery
All the ballistic inserts used in the BD2009 Bomb Disposal Suit are made of waterproof-treated Kevlar which are enclosed in a special water-resistant and anti-ultraviolet membrane.
The BD2009 Bomb Disposal Suit is a long-sleeved, side opening design filled with flexible Kevlar armor. Provision is made on the front for the attachment of rigid chest and groin blast plates by means of integral pockets with webbing and Velcro securing straps. Pouches for working tools, blower and radio are attached to the front and back of the outer cover. The high collar provides overlap protection to the helmet, visor and neck-guard. Immediate removal of the suit is achieved by use of the quick-release straps attached to the side and shoulder.
The BD2009 Trousers have fully adjustable supporting braces and wide Velcro waistband catering for small, medium and large sizes. Affixed to the front of the trousers is a flexible groin protector retained in position by Velcro and elastic. At the rear of the legs a full length Velcro strip is used in conjunction with the retaining straps to fix the articulated flexible armor in position. The overboots are an integral part of the trousers and are held in position by Velcro, leather and webbing straps.
C) ARMORED BOMB DISPOSAL HELMET WITH VISOR (Standard equipped with Model II EOD Helmet, lower protection level Model I Bomb Disposal Helmet available for choice. )
The Bomd Disposal helmet II is made of a GRP skin with an elastomeric aramid core and is fully adjustable to various sizes for perfect fit by means of the three point suspension and the removable spacer pads that Velcro to the inside. The facility for a communication set consisting of a headphone and microphone, plus extension lead for attachment to any VHF radio transceiver, can be incorporated if required. An alternative communications system comprising a headset, microphone, 100 meters of cable and amplifier, for communication between the operator and his controller, can also be supplied. Also incorporated in the helmet is an air ventilation system which directs the flow of forced fresh air over the top of the helmet liner, across the visor and down over the operator's face ensuring efficient demisting and clear view. An NBC canister can be accommodate to the helmet. The addition of an anti-blast neck-guard to the bottom front of the Helmet closes any possible frontal gap between Helmet and Collar.
D) Two-way Hardwire Communication (100m cable)