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An EN1486 certified suit for specialized firefighting

The engineers at Newtex designed the X30 Attack™ Proximity Fire Fighting Suit from the ground up to meet the EN 1486 standard for close proximity firefighting gear.

The Z-Flex® Aluminized Fabric outer shell reflects 95% of radiant heat and withstands radiant temperatures up to 3000°F (1650°C). In addition to providing outstanding protection, Z-Flex is also the most durable aluminized material available and will not delaminate under even the most demanding conditions. This cutting-edge fire suit also incorporates the latest technology from Stedfast and Tencate with a Stedair® moisture barrier and an Aralite® thermal barrier. All X Series suits are designed to be worn over standard industrial work wear. It is important for users to wear long-sleeve shirts and pants made with non-flammable fibers.

This suit can be used in a wide range of industries and applications including aircraft rescue firefighting (ARFF), first response to oil and gas fires, and other proximity firefighting scenarios.

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X30 Attack Firefighting Suit

  • Item: 2100327
  • Weight: 17.00 lbs8 kgs
  • Size: Small - 2XL
  • Style: X30
  • Radiant Temp: 3000 °F1650 °C

Suit Construction

  • Z-Flex® A-601 Aluminized Outer Shell
  • Stedfast Stedair® 3000 Moisture Barrier
  • Tencate Aralite® Thermal Barrier


Testing & Certifications

The X30 Proximity Fire Fighting Suit is EN 1486 certified.

The Z-Flex® outer shell has been tested to:
  • Radiant Resistance: ISO 6942 / ASTM F1939
  • Limited Flame Spread: ISO 15025
  • Convective Heat Resistance: EN 367
  • Wet-Flex Test: MIL-C-24925
The Moisture Barrier has been tested to:
  • Resistance to Liquid Penetration: ASTM F903
  • Water Resistance: FSTM 191A, Method 5512
  • Limited Flame Spread: ISO 15025 
The Thermal Liner has been tested to:
  • Limited Flame Spread: ISO 15025
  • Flame Resistance: ASTM D6413



  • The X30 Proximity Firefighting Suit is available in sizes Medium, Large, and X-Large.
  • Small, 2XL, and custom sizes are available for an additional charge.
  • See our Sizing Chart for more information.



  • The total weight of the jacket and pants is approximately 9 lbs (4.1 kg).
  • The total weight of the entire ensemble (jacket, pants, hood, gloves, and boots) is approximately 17 lbs (7.8 kg).

Suit Features

  • Raglan sleeves for flexibility
  • Zipper closure with velcro storm fly
  • Cinch at waist for athletic contour fit
  • Integrated breathing apparatus pouch to accommodate SCBA
  • SCBA Pouch measures 29" (74 cm) in length and has a 9" (23 cm) inner diameter
  • Optional: Pockets with flap closure
  • Sewn-in suspenders
  • Adjustable straps on the cuffs of the pants
  • Optional: Knee reinforcements for increased durability
  • Dome style hood
  • Hard cap with ratchet adjustment*
  • Full shoulder length drape with elasticized underarm straps
  • Rounded bib for improved range of motion
  • Multi-layer lens for protection from extreme heat
  • Designed for use with low profile SCBA only
  • 3-Finger design for superior dexterity and insulation
  • Aluminized gauntlet style gloves
  • Leather palm and thumb for grip
  • Elastic inner cuff for a tight seal
  • Optional: Substitute a ZetexPlus palm and thumb
  • New easy-on boot design with wide opening
  • Leather sole for grip
  • Adjustable straps for a secure fit
  • Designed to fit over work boots
  • Available in 2 sizes: Standard or XL
Also Included
  • Nomex® balaclava
  • Ballistic nylon duffle bag for storage
* Hard cap meets ANSI-Z89.1-2009 impact resistance tests