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Allegro Introduces New EZ Air Flex Shield Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) for Greater Worker Protection

Allegro Industries’ NEW Allegro EZ AIR Flex Shield PAPR is a complete particulate system intended for industrial applications such as grinding, where combined respiratory, eye and face protection are required. This durable shield features a large viewing lens that maintains respiratory protection in many work environments.

Weighing under 3 lbs. total, this complete system features a motorized, Lithium-ion battery operating system that supplies a constant supply of fresh, filtered air over the user’s face. At an APF level of 25, it creates optimal protective pressure inside the respirator head top keeping away particulates (dust, steel, manganese, chromium, lead and others). Recommended applications are grinding, assembly, facility maintenance, machine operations, painting and sanding. Suggested industries include automotive, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, general manufacturing and medical applications. Workers’ will experience more comfort, less fatigue, and improved productivity.

The Allegro EZ Air Flex Shield PAPR System includes a Shield made of Dupont® super tough, flame retardant Nylon that withstands extreme cold and heat. It is large enough to accommodate safety glasses and features an adjustable and durable Pera-Lok ratcheting head gear with replaceable ultra-soft sweat band. Additional features include a full 100% cotton fire retardant neck shield to prevent arc burns; a flexible quick-disconnect breathing tube and FR cover; a Blower assembly with eight airflow settings, audible, visual and vibration alarms; a convenient single replacement NIOSH approved HEPA filter which filters 99.97% particulates; an adjustable and lightweight FR belt; a battery charger and Lithium-ion rechargeable battery with up to eight hours usage; and a storage bag.

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With thirty-four years in the safety industry, Allegro designs and manufactures their products for maximum convenience and ease of use in the field. All their products are backed by outstanding customer service, technical support and fast delivery. For more information, please call (800) 622-3530 or visit