The metal/plastic exterior shell with an interior integrated shock absorber protects the KO2 cartridge against damage in harsh environments such as mining, sewage work and within the petrochemical industry. The exterior shell will be left behind when the device is activated. This feature allow employees safe, effective and uncomplicated escape from hazardous environment.
In what condition is your Dräger oxygen self-rescuer? Based on the position and depth of the dent in the exterior shell, the user can estimate the mechanical stresses the device has been subjected to. In addition, a glance through the Safety Eye is enough to ascertain if the KO2 cartridge is undamaged. The user is able to immediately identify if moisture or KO2 fragments are present inside the unit, without the need to use test equipment.
Thanks to their robust construction, the Dräger Oxy 3000 MK II and the Dräger Oxy 6000 MK II can be used maintenance-free for up to ten years. The quick, uncomplicated visual inspection of the exterior shell and the Safety Eye provide certainty about the functionality of the device. These features allow the user to not only reduce the risk for employees, but also operating costs.