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How much does a Scott air pack weight?

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Asked by: Stephanie Benitez

11 pounds11 pounds (5.0 kg)

How much does a Scotts SCBA weigh?

Scott Safety 5.5 SCBA Replacement Carbon Cylinders 45 min.; Weight: 14.37 | Fisher Scientific.

How much does a 4500 SCBA weigh?

Technical Details

Item Weight 16 Pounds
Item Weight ‎16 pounds
Manufacturer ‎SCOTT SAFETY
ASIN ‎B007IC06Y8
Item model number ‎804722-01

How heavy is an SCBA tank?

Though it can vary by manufacturer and air bottle size, an SCBA (Self Contained Breathing Apparatus) weighs about 25 pounds.

How much does an MSA SCBA weigh?

Weight (empty)

8 oz. 807587 H-30* carbon 30-minute 4500 psig 7 lb. 4 oz.

How much does full firefighter gear weigh?

A firefighter’s gear can weigh up-to 75 pounds. The basic gear includes a helmet, hood, pants, coat, gloves, and oxygen tank. Depending on what the situation dictates, more equipment may be necessary.

How much does a Scott air pack cost?


Catalog Number Mfr. No. Price
19-123-560 View Documents View Product Certificates Scott Safety™ X3415022200401 Each for $11,420.00
19-823-853 View Documents View Product Certificates Scott Safety™ X3315021200401 Each for $11,070.00

What air pack does FDNY use?

The SCBA used by the department is the 5.5 Scott AIR-PAK X3 This Scott 5.5 AIR-PAK X3 is an open-circuit, positive pressure breathing apparatus that also meets or exceeds the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1981 (2013 edition) Standard on Open-Circuit Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus for the Fire Service.

How long do Scott air Packs last?

The cylinders come in four time-rated sizes: 30 minute, 45 minute, 60 minute and 75 minute. The 5.5’s improvements over previous SCBA cylinders fall into four specific areas: weight and size, capacity, special operations and ease of transition.

How much pressure is in a SCBA?

An SCBA typically has three main components: a high-pressure tank (e.g., 2,216 to 5,500 psi (15,280 to 37,920 kPa), about 150 to 374 atmospheres), a pressure regulator, and an inhalation connection (mouthpiece, mouth mask or face mask), connected together and mounted to a carrying frame.

How much does a Drager SCBA weigh?


Mask body EPDM
Size Mask body in 3 sizes (S, M and L) compatible with inner mask in 3 different sizes
Connector P, RA, ESA, PE
Weight approx. 600 g (varies according to version)
Approval EN 136 Class. 3, EN 137 type 2, DIN 58610 (MHK), NIOSH (some versions)

How much air is in a SCBA bottle?

The cylinders contain about 1240 litres of compressed air at 200-atmosphere pressure. This gives the wearer around 31 minutes of air supply for full usage or about 21 minutes for working conditions (person breathes heavily during work hence there is more consumption of air and that is why the time is lesser)

What does MSA SCBA stand for?

The MSA (Mine Safety Appliance) – CBRN (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear) Air Mask is a pressure-demand, self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) for use in atmospheres that are known or present the potential to be immediately dangerous to life and health (IDLH).

How much does a SCBA cost?

Self Contained Breathing Apparatus

The average cost of a Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) is $6,300.

Can you wear a SCBA with a beard?

The use of a self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA), such as the Scott Air Pac, is not acceptable for bearded employees under emergency conditions.