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Globe ATHLETIX™ Turnout Gear

Globe Mfg. Co. Pittsfield, NH - ,

Firefighter turnout gear, like outerwear in general, is cut larger than the body to accommodate movement and layers under the gear. Typically we add about 10 inches in oversize to a jacket. In addition, we add length and fullness where the body bends so that firefighters won’t be restricted when they move. But this approach makes turnout gear bulky.

LoadCarriage.zip

Significant Difference LLC New Holland, PA -

Project Details Engineer: Eva Osborne, Significant Difference, LLC Project Manager: Eva Osborne, Significant Difference, LLC Please describe the project specifications. LoadCarriage.zip was a collaborative project using engineered elastomeric yarns and jacquard design to produce a Load Carriage Vest. The concept uses woven compression technology to address the carriage position by compressing the mass to the ‘body …

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Globe ATHLETIX™ Turnout Gear

Globe Mfg. Co. Pittsfield, NH - ,

Firefighter turnout gear, like outerwear in general, is cut larger than the body to accommodate movement and layers under the gear. Typically we add about 10 inches in oversize to a jacket. In addition, we add length and fullness where the body bends so that firefighters won’t be restricted when they move. But this approach makes turnout gear bulky.

LoadCarriage.zip

Significant Difference LLC New Holland, PA -

Project Details Engineer: Eva Osborne, Significant Difference, LLC Project Manager: Eva Osborne, Significant Difference, LLC Please describe the project specifications. LoadCarriage.zip was a collaborative project using engineered elastomeric yarns and jacquard design to produce a Load Carriage Vest. The concept uses woven compression technology to address the carriage position by compressing the mass to the ‘body …