Product News: Welding Equipment & Supplies
Welding Helmet features wide-view auto darkening filter.
Press Release Summary:
April 24, 2012 - Engineered to perform across spectrum of electro-arc welding processes, Fibre-MetalÂ® Tigerhood FuturaÂ® XXL features 1/1/1/1 DIN rating, Selectable Shade 9-13 range, and total viewing area of 10.2 in.Â² Angular dependency compensation technology delivers uniform shading and distortion-free vision across viewing area, even peripherally. Tigerhood Futura Shell, designed to accommodate spectacles and respirators, provides optimal heat resistance and dimensional stability at elevated temperatures.
Original Press Release
New Fibre-Metal® Tigerhood Futura® XXL Welding Helmet from Honeywell Delivers New Wide-View Auto Darkening Filter with Highest Quality Optical Rating Available in North America
Press release date: April 10, 2012
Fibre-Metal Products Company was formed in 1905 when its founder invented the protective welding helmet. Since then, Fibre-Metal pioneered the development of quality protective caps, faceshields and goggles with innovative designs, materials and workmanship. Today, the Fibre-Metal brand represents a wide array of top quality, high-performance eye, face, head and welding protection products. Fibre-Metal products consistently achieve the highest user satisfaction ratings in the industry. Workers worldwide rely on the quality of Fibre-Metal products and value-added services to help reduce injuries and their cost, increase productivity, improve the quality of work life and contribute to profitability. In 2005, Fibre-Metal Products was acquired by North Safety Products, a global PPE manufacturing leader. In 2008, North Safety Products was acquired by Honeywell, which continues to offer the trusted, well-recognized Fibre-Metal brand products through its Honeywell Safety Products business. About Honeywell Safety Products
Honeywell Safety Products (HSP), a global manufacturer of leading personal protective equipment (PPE) brands such as Honeywell®, Uvex®, North®, Howard Leight®, Miller®, Fibre-Metal® and Servus®, offers a full range of quality PPE including respiratory, hand, footwear and clothing, welding, head, first-aid, hearing, eye/face, fall protection, lockout/tag out, and traffic safety products. About Honeywell
Honeywell International (www.honeywell.com) is a Fortune 100 diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes and industry; automotive products; turbochargers; and specialty materials. Based in Morris Township, N.J., Honeywell's shares are traded on the New York, London, and Chicago Stock Exchanges. For more news and information on Honeywell, please visit www.honeywellnow.com.