Hair and Beard Net Arc Testing

A Nomex Hairnet Beside a "Flame Resistant" Melting Hairnet

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Video Description

Side-by-side arc flash testing of a hair/beard net. Shown is a Nomex hairnet beside a "flame resistant" melting hairnet in an arc blast. Note the complete burning away of the "flame-resistant" beard net on the right.

The Nomex hair and beard net can be purchased at ArcStore.

Arc flash testing is performed by ArcWear.