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40 Cal Arc Flash Protection - CATU KIT-ARC-40 Clothing & PPE Kits

40 Cal Arc Flash Clothing, PPE & Protection

Arc Flash Clothing

40 Cal

40 Cal/cm² Protective Coverall Kit By CATU

CATU KIT-ARC-40 is a comfortable, lightweight arc flash jacket and protective coverall kit (40 cal/cm²). 40 cal/cm² refers to the units of incident energy that the PPE and clothing kit can withstand – should you require guidance on selection and use of an Arc Flash Calculator please call Thorne & Derrick.

CATU’s 40 Cal Arc Flash Protective Kits include : Arc flash protective and integrated face shield, helmet, safety glasses, protective bib overall and arc flash jacket or coverall all made from Indura Ultra Soft fabric.

Thorne & Derrick stock and distribute an extensive range of arc flash clothing available in a range of sizes and cal ratings to ensure protection against the dangers and risks of arc flash hazards manufactured by market-leading specialists CATU.

Each CATU KIT-ARC-40 arc flash protection kit includes:

  • Arc flash face shield – CATU MO-187
  • Protective coat
  • Protective bib overall
  • Electrically insulated helmet – M-881961
  • Safety glasses – MO-11000
  • Arc flash clothing made from Indura Ultra Soft fabric.
  • CATU kit provides 40 cal/cm² arc flash protection
  • Complete range of Arc Flash Products & Clothing Protection

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40 Cal Arc Flash Protection Clothing & PPE

Thorne & Derrick can supply from stock the most extensive range of Arc Flash Clothing & Garments (with FR Flame Resistance) for 40 cal arc flash protection – a wide range of mens and womens garments including jackets, coveralls, trousers, polos-shirts and gloves are available in high-vis yellow, hi-vis orange, two-tone yellow, blue and single colour blue. Our range of 40 cal arc flash protection PPE is available from stock in the UK for immediate delivery – please do not hesitate to contact us for further information or a quotation for substation electrical safety equipment for LV MV HV power networks.


CATU KIT-ARC-40

IEC 61482-2 & NFPA 70E Compliant Arc Flash Clothing

CATU KIT-ARC-40 are both IEC 61482-2 (Standard Specification for Thermal Effects of an Electrical Arc Event) and NFPA 70E compliant. NFPA 70E assists companies and their employees in avoiding serious workplace injuries, accidents and fatalities caused by electrocution, arc flash and arc blast. CATU Electrical 40 cal arc flash kits are CE marked.

40 Cal Arc Flash Protection - CATU KIT-ARC-40 Clothing & PPE Kits

Arc flash clothing kit provides protection against arc hazards up to 40 Cal/cm²


CATU KIT-ARC-40 ARC FLASH PROTECTIVE CLOTHING KITS

Technical Specification

CATU Part NumberDescription
M-8819611 x Arc flash protective hood with an integrated face shield 40 cal/cm², ASTM F2178 and NFPA 70E Standards
MO-182/1-B1 x ABS helmet electrically insulated EN397, EN 50365, ANSI Z89.1 20kV
N/A1 x Arc flash protective bib overall 40 cal/cm², ASTM F1506 and NFPA 70E Standards
N/A1 x Arc flash protective 40 cal/cm² ASTM F1506 and NFPA 70E Standards
MO-110001 x Safety Glasses EN 166/EN 170
M-872951 x All kit carrying bag

CATU KIT-ARC-40 Arc Flash Protective Clothing Kits

Product Selection

CATU Arc Flash Kit Part NumberArc Flash Protection & Capacity (cal/cm²)Weight (kg)Colour
CATU KIT-ARC-40-B-(*)40 cal/cm²6.9kgGrey

(*) CATU reference to be completed by size required – M, L or XL as standard. Size S to 3XL available on request.

All the above CATU 40 cal/cm² are compliant with the IEC 61482-1-2 standard class 1 and are complete ready to use kits.


How to Sizes & Select Arc Flash Clothing

The following Tables provide the Chest (A), Waist (B) and Hip (C) measurements to enable the correct selection of arc flash clothing and garments to provide electrical protection including jackets, trousers and coveralls.

Arc Flash Jackets
Size to orderXSSMLXL2XL3XL4XL5XL
A – Max chest measurement (cm)909498101105109113117121
C – Max hip measurement (cm)929498102106110113117121
The chest measurement defines the size of the garment as long as the hip measurement is less than or equal to the measurement shown in the table. If not, choose the next size up.

Arc Flash Trousers
Size to orderXSSMLXL2XL3XL4XL5XL
C – Max hip measurement (cm)909498102106110113117121

Arc Flash Coveralls
Size to orderXSSMLXL2XL3XL4XL5XL
A – Max chest measurement (cm)909498101105109113117121
B – Max waist measurement (cm)9296100104108111115119123
C – Max hip measurement (cm)102106110113117121125129133
The chest measurement defines the size of the garment as long as the hip measurement is less than or equal to the measurement shown in the table. If not, choose the next size up.
Arc Flash Clothing

Chest (A) Waist (B) Hip (C) | Clothing Size Guide

40 Cal Arc Flash Protection - CATU KIT-ARC-40 Clothing & PPE Kits

Arc Flash Protective Kits Are Available from 25 cal/cm² up to 100 cal/cm²


CATU Electrical Safety

T&D stock CATU Electrical Safety Equipment to protect Senior Authorised Persons (SAP’s), Overhead Linesmen, Cable Jointers and High Voltage Substation Engineers working on underground cables and overhead conductors – typical applications include LV, HV & EHV cable jointing and terminating, fuse pulling, switchgear commissioning, racking circuit breakers, electrical switching and live working on medium and high voltage electricity networks.

CATU Electrical Safety Equipment

Electrical Safety Equipment – including insulating matting, voltage detectors, insulating gloves, substation life saving kits and PPE.

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