Firefighting 5.11 Tactical Gear – Part II

Firefighters - Range Master Tactical Gear

Firefighters not only rely on the traditional firetruck, fire-hose and the fire ladder but they also rely on fire gear such as shirts, fire resistant pants, jackets, gloves and bags. They need gear designed to protect them and ensure that they can do their job at its finest quality, 5.11 Tactical Gear enables them the utmost protection and precision performance. 5.11 Tactical Gear   “creates superior products that enhance the safety, accuracy, speed and performance of law enforcement, military and firefighting professionals.”  5.11 Tactical  Gear sells everything necessary for today’s Firefighter including pants, shirts, jackets, gloves, hats and other accessories.

Pants 

5.11 Tactical Men's Station Pant - NFPA-FR - FRX3

5.11 Tactical Men's Station Pant - NFPA-FR - FRX3

The 5.11 Tactical Men’s Station Pant – NFPA/FR – FRX3 is FR Performance, NFPA Certification at an Exceptional Value and certified NFPA 1975-2009 Standard. The pants are made from 7.5 oz – 88% Cotton/12% Nylon Milliken Amplitude and are wrinkle, shrink and fade resistant. The 5.11 Tactical Men’s Station Pant – NFPA/FR – FRX3 also include a comfortable self adjusting tunnel waistband, deep end front pockets and double time belt loops.

 

 

5.11 Tactical Wildland Woven Brush Pant - NFPA

5.11 Tactical Wildland Woven Brush Pant - NFPA

The 5.11 Tactical Wildland Woven Brush Pant – NFPA is made of 7.5 oz. – 88% Cotton/12% Nylon Ripstop Milliken Amplitude. The pants are designed to NFPA 1977 Specifications as an Over Pant and are breathable, comfortable and durable. The 5.11 Tactical Wildland Woven Brush Pant – NFPA  also include seven utility sized belt loops, a rear hook and loop closure flap pockets, large cargo pockets and fire resistant NFPA.

 

 

5.11 Tactical Men's Station Cargo Pant

5.11 Tactical Men's Station Cargo Pant

The 5.11 Tactical Men’s Station Cargo Pant features a rugged, fade-resistant 8.25 ounce cotton twill and is loaded with user driven features. The pants also feature a self adjusting waistband, a Tough Cuff hem, Double Time Belt Loops and YKK zippers.

 

 

 

Shirts 

5.11 Tactical Men's L/S Station Shirt A Class - Fire Resistant FR-X3

5.11 Tactical Men's L/S Station Shirt A Class - Fire Resistant FR-X3

The 5.11 Tactical Men’s L/S Station Shirt A Class – Fire Resistant FR-X3 is made of 5.5 oz Poplin – 88% Cotton/12% Nylon Milliken Amplitude and is also FR Performance, NFPA Certification at an Exceptional Value. The shirt also includes a concealed snap front pocket and is part of a 5.11 Tactical Gear collection of Fire Resistant station wear. The 5.11 Tactical Men’s L/S Station Shirt A Class – Fire Resistant FR-X3 also include a wrinkle, shrink, fade and fire resistance.

 

 

5.11 Tactical Men's S/S Station Shirt A Class - Fire Resistant FR-X3

5.11 Tactical Men's S/S Station Shirt A Class - Fire Resistant FR-X3

The 5.11 Tactical Men’s S/S Station Shirt A Class – Fire Resistant FR-X3 is again a short sleeved,  5.5 oz Poplin – 88% Cotton/12% Nylon Milliken Amplitude that is FR Performance, NFPA Certification at an Exceptional Value. The shirt is part of a new line of new FR-x3 line of 5.11 station wear and a guarantee that you will not be disappointed. The

 

 

 

5.11 Tactical Wildland L/S Woven Brush Shirt - NFPA

5.11 Tactical Wildland L/S Woven Brush Shirt - NFPA

5.11 Tactical Wildland L/S Woven Brush Shirt – NFPA is designed to NFPA 1977 Specifications as an Over Shirt and is made of 6 oz. – 88% Cotton/12% Nylon Ripstop Milliken Amplitude. The shirt also includes a stand-up collar with Velcro closure, Velcro flap pockets on chest and adjustable cuff tabs.

 

 

Jackets 

5.11 Tactical Station Jacket

5.11 Tactical Station Jacket

The 5.11 Tactical Station Jacket is a Station Jacket that brings 5.11 functionality to a traditional garage jacket and made from a 7.25 ounce poly-cotton twill. The jacket also includes  hidden chest pockets, a waist length cut and a Teflon® finish repels stains, soils and liquids.

 

 

 

5.11 Tactical 3-in-1 Parka

5.11 Tactical 3-in-1 Parka

The 5.11 Tactical 3-in-1 Parka is a 3-in-1 Parka offers tremendous value for such feature-packed outerwear. The jacket also includes a high performance waterproof/breathable outer liner- Hidden chest document pockets. The 5.11 Tactical 3-in-1 Parka also includes insulation, Side zippers for ventilation and access to sidearm and the fleece liner also acts as a stand alone or as the perfect casual wear.

 

Range Master Tactical Gear is a 5.11 Tactical Full Line Dealer. Visit the store to shop.

Firefighting 5.11 Tactical Gear – Part I

Firefighters are the first line of defense when a fire erupts because they’re specifically involved the protection of life and property by combating, extinguishing and preventing fires. The purpose of a firefighter is to protect life, property and the environment by performing fire suppression, rescue, emergency aid, and fire prevention. They are also responsible for maintaining fire equipment, apparatus, and facilities. Other firefighting duties include such as laying hose, and performing fire combat, containment, extinguishment and water supply tasks. They also performs rescue activities including removal of victims from hazardous locations and extraction of victims from vehicles. They may also administer first aid, other assistance as required or needed and they also Performs salvage operations such as throwing salvage covers, sweeping water and removing debris.

The job of a firefighter is often physically demanding and involves the ability to work effectively and efficiently as part of a team in emergency situations. Often the physical and emotional demand of firefighting is underestimated by the challenging mental, physical and behavioral standards are absolutely necessary for a successful firefighter. Firefighters continuously train by adding new facts and modifying his/her existing fire fighting knowledge and must always be up to date on everything from enforcement of constantly changing codes, public education, arson investigation, handling and disposal of hazardous materials, controlling the spread of infectious disease to emergency medical and rescue procedures.

Firefighters use a variety of conventional equipment including a fire engine, water ladder, pumper and pump-ladder. The traditional fire engine a pieces of equipment that allow firefighters to perform their jobs and get to fire scenes quickly. The primary function of any pumper/tanker fire engine is to carry water in a water tank or suck water in from an outside source, such as a fire hydrant, drop tank, swimming pool or lake. The primary tanker on a fire engine can hold holds 1,000 gallons (3,785 liters) of water and it runs down the center in the rear of the truck. A fire-hose is used to to carry water or other fire retardant (such as foam) to a fire to extinguish it; outdoors the hose is either attached to to a fire engine or a fire hydrant and is used to help firefighters put out fires.

The U.S. Fire Administration states, that every year in the United States approximately 100 firefighters are killed while on duty and tens of thousands are injured. The leading cause of injury and death to firefighters include trauma, including internal and head injuries. Asphyxia and burns combined account for 20 percent of fatalities but more are injured due to asphyxia and burns that trauma related incidents.

Firefighters rely not only on the traditional firetruck, fire-hose and the fire ladder but they also rely on fire gear such as shirts, fire resistant pants, jackets, gloves and bags. They need gear designed to protect them and ensure that they can do their job at its finest quality, 5.11 Tactical Gear enables them the utmost protection and precision performance.

You need top of the line 5.11 Tactical Gear? Range Master Tactical Gear has it.

5.11 Tactical Pants

5.11 Tactical Pants

Police forces, the military, firefighters and EMS professionals around the globe continually choose 5.11 Tactical Pants for both on and off-duty wear. First specified by the FBI National Academy as standard training issue, the pants have relished significant recognition within the last 30+ years. The cotton 5.11 Tactical Pant comes in 11 colors, with size ranges to suit practically everyone. These pants feature a lightweight fabric that enables a total variety of motion. The lightweight 65% polyester and 35% non-fading poly-cotton rip stop fabric is incredibly practical and preserves a tidy, fresh, and professional appearance. These pants have storage compartments positioned for effortless accessibility to all of your gear. Famous for its signature rear slash pockets and strap, the sturdy, seven-pocket 5.11 Tactical Pant is definitely comfortable and practical, and it is synonymous with top quality and value.

Features and Attributes

Made of a tough 100% cotton canvas that becomes a lot more comfortable over time, the 5.11 Tactical Pant stands up for the bustle of day-to-day work, play and travel. Noted for excellent comfort, efficiency and fit, the tactical pants come with a self-adjusting comfort waistband which enables you to bend and stretch effortlessly. For optimum results, pair the 5.11 Tactical Pants with a 5.11 Tactical belt or a 5.11 Tactical Polo.

Storage

The front pockets are robust and spacious; inverted pleats on the cargo pockets remain flat until required for a neat, professional look. A thin thigh pocket holds a magazine, cell phone or utility knife. The additional deep rear pockets hold extended mags, a baton or even a 15” flashlight.

Strength and Durability

The 5.11 Tactical Pants relies on a proprietary weave that adheres in on itself in order to avoid raveling. Double and triple-needle construction is utilized throughout, plus 48 bartacks in high-stress areas enhance the remarkable durability of the tactical pants. The double strengthened seat and knees provide improved scratching protection, and interior knee slots are ready to accept 6mm neoprene kneepads. At the ankle hemline, built-in blousing strap openings can accommodate 500 cord.

Components / Hardware

On the 5.11 Tactical Pants, only authentic, locking-flange YKK zippers were used and quality PRYM snaps, both of which are top-of-the-line in the market. Added high quality hardware is located in the front, where a convenient D-ring holds your keys, or ID.

Fit

The famous fit of the 5.11 Tactical Pant is actually a closely-guarded secret based on a tried-and-true formula developed 30 years ago from its mountaineering roots. Intended for active movement in all circumstances. In addition to peak performance, the pants also look great on individuals of most shapes and forms. This same outstanding fit can also be found in the 5.11 Tactical Shorts, 5.11 Tactical Covert Casual Shirt and 5.11 Tactical Shirts.

Value

The authentic 5.11 Tactical Pants are the only pants available on the market that have a 30-year outstanding reputation for providing excellent quality, features, convenience and value. They have continually and globally been the choice of law enforcement, military and firefighters and EMS professionals.

For a full line of 5.11 Tactical Gear visit the Range Master Tactical Gear online store.