Flame Resistant Anti-Flash Hood
The hood is shoulder length, round at the top and flared at the bottom. The circular face opening has bias binding with enclosed elastic webbing.
The basic material used in the hood is a natural-colored 1x1 rib knit of 80% PFR rayon and 20% polybenzimidazole (PBI) blended yarn.
- NSN: 8415-01-268-3473
- "Performance of NOMEX Military Uniforms in Attacks by Flame Field Expedient Weapons - a Literature Study" [pdf]