GORE® PARTICULATE HOOD GEN2 NOMEX BLEND
Your job requires a deep commitment to protecting people
and property, so we are committed to protecting you
through continuous testing, research, and innovation.
The GORE® Particulate Hood GEN2 delivers the improved
comfort you asked for without compromising the certified
protection you need, so you can answer each call with
comfort and confidence.
Why the GORE® Particulate Hood?
The level of comfort you get from the GORE® Particulate Hood GEN2
has been improved for a more natural feel without compromising
protection. Its level of breathability helps reduce heat stress,
enabling you to wear the hood longer at the fireground.
While exceeding the thermal protection requirements of the NFPA
1971, 2018 Edition, the GORE® Particulate Hood GEN2 also exceeds
the Standard’s particulate-blocking requirements with a protective
barrier that blocks more than 99.99 percent of potentially harmful
particulates*. This hood delivers reliable protection throughout the
entire hood — even blocking smoke at critical seams more effectively
than other particulate hoods currently available. At the same time,
its construction is optimized to reduce interference with sounds and
signals on the fireground.
This exceptionally reliable GEN2 hood retains its level of more than
99.99 percent particulate-blocking performance* even after
laundering. Its unique inspection opening enables you to inspect
the entire hood visually, inside and out.
The GEN2 hood has contrasting colors — white or black on the
outside and blue on the inside, helping you to prevent
The GORE® Particulate Hood GEN2 combines the expertise of the
industry leader in comfort and barrier technology with the skill of one
of the most respected hood manufacturers, Majestic Fire Apparel.