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  • Zip Cool-Under Vest
Zip Cool-Under Vest
Steele Inc.
Model #: SA900
    Price: Average
  • Updated: 3 Years Ago

Features easy removal of cooling strips. Heavy duty zipper closures at the top & bottom of the cooling pockets facilitate quick removal or exchange of cooling strips while still wearing body armor/protective gear.

Holds four Gel Ice Thermo-strips or Thermo-Phase60° PCM Body Cooling strips. Proven body core cooling when loaded with Gel Ice cooling Thermo-strips.

Extremely durable – all seams are double needle stitched.
Comfortable & Washable.
Extremely adjustable to fit a variety of sizes.
Shell fabric is a cotton/polyester micro-suede.
Color: Black

Performance
Manufacturer Claim:

3-4°C

Skin Temp Reduction

0.5-1°C

Core Temp Reduction

1-4h

Effective Duration

No Data

Rate of Core Cooling

Tolerance Time

10-25% improvement

Physiological Strain

Notes

Sources

Scientific Research*:

2-3°C

Skin Temp Reduction

0.2-0.5°C

Core Temp Reduction

1-2h

Effective Duration

0.01°C/min

Rate of Core Cooling

Tolerance Time

10% improvement

Physiological Strain

Notes

Sources

Skin Temperature: Jones & Stewart, 2001; Smith et al., 2012.
Core Temperature: Appleby, Costello & Murray, 1999; Jones & Stewart, 2001; Smith et al., 2012.
Effective Duration: Appleby, Costello & Murray, 1999.
Rate of Cooling: Smith et al., 2012.

Specifications
  • Product is reusable
  • Product is washable
  • Replacement Time: Not Specified
Operational Weight (~kg) Height (cm) Width (cm) Depth (cm) Available Sizes
1.5 37 23 4 OSFM
Requirements
Equipment
Name Optional Price
Gel-Ice Thermo Packs
Thermo-Phase Packs
Consumables
Name Amount Price
None Found
Integration:

Covert with personal protective clothing.
Coverage of the torso (chest and back).

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