We were able to achieve this by strengthening the bonds between the PBI polymer chains.
That allows us to make much lighter outer shells while increasing flame resistance and break-open protection.
6.0 oz. (sq. yd.)
115lbs as received
180 hrs. UV
PBI MAX LP
With proven filament twill technology, this 6 oz. outer shell offers superior resistance to rips and tears and THE HIGHEST flame and breakdown to flame.
PBI MAX LP?
Best flame resistance and protection in a lightweight outer shell
HIGH FLAME RESISTANCE
The optimal mix of PBI® and Kevlar® provides superior thermal and flame resistance. Combined with high strength, this offers firefighters the greatest insurance in a worst-case scenario.
The 6oz comfort-twill weave offers a high level of flexibility and comfort, in a lightweight fabric.
Reduced stiffness and increased ease of movement – enhances garments’ ergonomic designs.