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V-Gard® Frames and Headgear

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Metal Frames

Metal Frames

Metal Frames are designed and tested to perform to requirements with MSA slotted or unslotted Caps or Full Brim Hats. The coil spring offers easy loading onto helmet, while the side clips provide quick and simple attachment for V-Gard Visors. Designed for elevated temperature enivronments!
V-Gard® Headgear General Purpose and Elevated Temperature - Extended Crown

V-Gard® Headgear General Purpose and Elevated Temperature - Extended Crown

V-Gard Headgear, in combination with wide range of V-Gard Visors, offers a comprehensive face protection system that can be used when a helmet is not needed. Available in General Purpose and Elevated Temperature Versions (Extended Crown, tested to withstand heat up to 400°F/204°C). 
V-Gard® Frames

V-Gard® Frames

The standard slotted frame works ideally with any MSA slotted  helmet. The universal frame featuring a heavy-duty, flat, rubber strap can be used with slotted and non-slotted MSA helmets.  With the unique sloped frame design material slides off the frame and out of site. The optional debris control creates a tight seal between helmet and frame. The elevated temperature versions withstand temps up to 350ºF (176ºC).
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V-Gard® Visors

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V-Gard® Coated Visors for Demanding Applications

V-Gard® Coated Visors for Demanding Applications

V-Gard coated sheet visors reliably protect against impact, chemical splash, UltraViolet radiation, molten metal splash and electric arc. They feature a premium Antifog/Antiscratch coating to provide higher comfort, improved safety and increased lifetime. They can be worn in combination with helmet mounted ear muffs. Special visor versions are available for V-Gard chin protectors.
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V-Gard® Chin Protectors

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V-Gard Chin Protectors

V-Gard Chin Protectors

V-Gard Chin Protectors work as a system with select V-Gard Visors, known as nitrometers, to help provide extra protection from impact and splash hazards to face and neck.
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V-Gard® System Kits

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V-Gard® Accessory System Kits

V-Gard® Accessory System Kits

V-Gard Accessory System Kits are designed to offer easy customer solutions for a variety of needs, all in one convenient box.  V-Gard Cap and Accessory System Kit contents: * White V-Gard Cap with ratchet suspension * V-Gard Frame for Slotted Caps * V-Gard PC Visor, clear  V-Gard Accessory System Kit contents: *  V-Gard Universal Frame for Caps *  V-Gard PC Visor, clear (NOTE: does not contain a MSA Safety Helmet)  V-Gard Accessory System Forestry Kit contents: * Hi-viz orange V-Gard Cap with ratchet suspension * V-Gard Frame for Slotted Caps with Debris Control * V-Gard Mesh Visor Nitrometer * V-Gard Retractable Chin Protector * Left/RIGHT, HIGH (NRR 28 db) Cap-Mounted Earmuffs   V-Gard Accessory System Arc Protection Kits * White V-Gard Cap with ratchet suspension (PN 475358). * V-Gard Frame for Slotted Caps, with debris control (PN 10115730). * V-Gard Arc Nitrometer with V-Gard Standard Chin Protector (PN 10118480); must be assembled by user and worn together to achieve calorie rating.  
V-Gard® Headgear Kits General Purpose and Elevated Temperature

V-Gard® Headgear Kits General Purpose and Elevated Temperature

Headgear and visor all in one convenient kit. Helps with inventory management. Great for new hires.
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Replacement Parts

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V-Gard® Headgear Replacement Sweatband

V-Gard® Headgear Replacement Sweatband

Sweat-wicking replacement sweatband for use with V-Gard Headgear. Helps keep workers cool and comfortable.
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Welding Products

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Welding Shields

Welding Shields

Crafted to protect a welder's eyes and face, our thermal plastic welding shields safeguard against infrared burns, flying sparks and other hazards. When protection from overhead hazards is required, our versatile shields may be attached to protective headwear with various MSA accessories. Our protective eyewear fits over many prescription glasses and features a shade #5 lens.
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Defender®+ Industrial Products

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Defender®+ Frames, Headgear and Visors

Defender®+ Frames, Headgear and Visors

Our goal at MSA is to continue to provide the most technologically advanced products to meet your ever-changing safety needs. Unless otherwise noted, the Defender products listed on this page are slated for phase out once corresponding V-Gard System face protection products are available as replacements. Users will be given ample notice of discontinuation via our newsletters and website once these Defender products are slated for discontinuation.
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