Special Projects Operations – SHIELD™6500

Special Projects Operations

The SHIELD Advanced Life Support Device is a low profile, lightweight, extended duration, hybrid respiratory system. The system is completely modular and can be easily adapted to meet operational requirements. The SHIELD is the first choice with CBRN, HAZMAT, and special mission units across the globe.

The SHIELD system can be operated in four modes of operation:

  • Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA)
  • Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR)
  • Air Purifying Respirator (APR)
  • Supplied Air Respirator (SAR).

The SHIELD system is entirely modular and can be configured into six different respiratory configurations. The SHIELD has the capability of adding a seventh configuration with the addition of the SETS exothermic torch/medical accessory kit. With a wide array of mission requirements, end users can custom-configure the SHIELD to increase operational effectiveness. With configurations ranging from a single bottle SCBA to a multitude of hybrid combinations. The system can be quickly and easily converted into the various configurations, resulting in a truly adaptable unit.


  • 40mm APR Universal Interface
  • 8-hour PAPR continuous runtimew/2 Battery Packs
  • Optional 6 Hour Rechargeable PAPR Battery
  • 550 LPM SCBA Regulator
  • 4 Modes of operation: SCBA, PAPR, APR, SAR
  • Double Male/Female Recharge fitting
  • Weight: 33.5 lbs. full
  • Dimensions: 21″L x 12″W x 6″ D
  • Capacity 2587 L @ 6500 psi (60 minutes of air)


Products are available for DOD, Federal, State and Local Government Agency ordering.
ADS cannot quote or fulfill personal orders.

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