Lightweight Protective Hood
The lightweight protective hood is a fire-resistant, no-melt, no-drip head and face covering that provides the Soldier with protection from thermal threats and minimizes heat stress in hot-dry climates while providing limited heat retention in cool climates.
- GL/PD 08-78
The outside layer of the hood shall be a 1x1 rib knit fabric. The top of the hood shall be made out of a knit mesh.