Blast Search Suit designed for personnel involved in searching for
and clearing of mines and terrorist exposive devices
The Search Suit has been designed specifically for personnel
involved in searching for and clearing
of mines and terrorist explosive devices. Although the Search Suit
does not offer the higher protection
of the EOD Bomb Disposal Suit, it is much lighter in weight,
provides all round 360° protection, whilst
at the same time being comfortable to wear and allowing virtually
The outer material of the Search Suit is constructed of fire
retardant Nomex III and includes the latest
Kevlar new technology aramid fibres.
The Search Suit contains a pocket in the front and back into which
an optional fragmentation plate can
be inserted. This upgrades the level of protection provided by the
Arms: Separate adjustable sleeves provide optimum movement
Jacket: Provides front, back, side, shoulder and neck protection,
with the addition of up armouring
pocket for inserting an optional ceramic plate.
Groin Protector: Removable insert.
Trousers: The unique design provides freedom of movement and
optimum protection to the legs.
Helmet & Visor: These, in conjunction with the Search Suit’s
high collar, provide
Suit: V50 (17 grain FSP) STANAG 2920 – 475m/s
Helmet: V50 (17 grain FSP) STANAG – 450m/s
Visor: Acrylic/polycarbonate: V50 (17 grain FSP) STANAG 2920 –
Suit weight: Without plate 15kg,
Colour: Navy blue