Portwest MV72 Yellow Modaflame High-Vis Softshell Jacket
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Portwest MV72 Yellow Modaflame High-Vis Softshell Jacket

  • Flame resistant anti-static welding jacket
  • Ideal for hazardous outdoor industrial environments
  • Storm flap for protection from the elements
  • Softshell can be zipped into outer jacket for additional insulation
Our Price:  £98.57
Excl. VAT. (£118.28 Inc. 20% VAT)

Portwest MV72 Yellow Modaflame High-Vis Softshell Jacket

Highly protective 3 layer softshell fabric has been used to construct the Portwest MV72 Yellow Modaflame High-Vis Softshell Jacket. The storm flap front will help to protect you from the elements, and a wide range of safety certifications demonstrate the jacket's ability to shield you from flames, chemicals, arc flashes and welding hazards.

What Can the Yellow Modaflame High-Vis Softshell Jacket Do for Me?

The jacket has several helpful features:

  • Multi Norm: Protection against welding hazards, chemical splashes, arc flashes, a build-up of static charge and radiant and convective heat
  • High-Vis: Reflective tape for increased visibility, qualifies as suitable for road work
  • Waterproof: Waterproof fabric prevents water penetration, storm flap front further protects against the elements
  • Functional: Three pockets for storage, drawcord adjustable hem and hook and loop cuffs for secure fit, radio loop for easy clipping of a radio
  • Versatile: Interactive zipper allows softshell to be zipped into an outer jacket for additional insulation if required

Is the Jacket Available in Any Other Colours?

Yes, the jacket is also available in Orange.

Who Can Use the High-Vis Softshell Jacket?

The softshell jacket will keep you warm and dry while working outdoors in adverse conditions. The jacket also serves to shield the wearer from chemical splashes, a build-up of static charge, molten metal, arc flashes and radiant and convective heat. Some of the professions and environments for which the softshell jacket is suited follow here:

  • Construction
  • Offshore industry
  • Oil and gas industry
  • Assembly
  • Petrochemical refineries
  • Road work

Which Size Is Right for Me?

To find the right size for you please measure the circumference of your chest as illustrated in the diagram below. Then, with reference to the table, select your size from the drop down menu at the top of the page.

Chest Measurement

Size Chest Measurement (cm)
Small 89 - 96cm
Medium 97 - 104cm
Large 103 - 112cm
Extra Large 113 - 124cm
XX-Large 125 - 132cm

What Certifications Has the MV72 Modaflame Softshell Jacket Received?

The Portwest jacket has undergone extensive testing, so you can be certain of your safety at work. Certifications include:

  • IEC 61482
    • Class 2
  • EN 20471:
    • Class 3
  • EN 11612:
    • A1: Limited flame spread
    • B1: Convective heat (scale 1 - 3)
    • C1: Radiant heat (scale 1 - 4)
  • EN 11611:
    • Class 2
    • A1
  • EN 13034:
    • Type 6
  • EN 14116:
    • Index 3
  • EN 1149:
    • 5: Protects against electrostatic discharge in case of an explosion

What Do These Certifications Mean?

  • EN 11612: This standard determines whether a garment offers protection against heat and flames, and whether this protection extends to convective, radiant or contact heat
  • EN 11611: This standard shows whether an item of clothing is suitable for welding or similar tasks and will protect the wearer from heat and metal splashes
  • EN 1149: This standard demonstrates whether a garment protects against electrostatic discharge in environments such as petrochemical refineries where there is a risk of explosion
  • EN ISO 20471: This standard certifies whether an item of clothing is capable of visually signalling the user's presence, and assesses the durability of the high-vis qualities of the garment
  • EN 13034: This standard refers to a garment's ability to protect against spatters from dangerous liquid chemicals
  • EN ISO 14116: This standard specifies whether a garment will protect the wearer from occasional and brief contact with small igniting flames
  • IEC 61482: This standard indicates the garment's ability to provide protection against the thermal hazards of an electrical arc

The Portwest jacket is certified as offering protection from molten metal splashes, a build-up of static charge, chemical spatters, arc flashes, small igniting flames and radiant and convective heat. The jacket is also certified as highly visible, and is suitable for wear during hazardous motorway work. The jacket offers ARC2 arc flash protection and qualifies as class 2 welding protection.

Is Further Information Available on These Certifications?

If you would like to find out more about the standards mentioned here please read one of our blogs on the subject:

Key Features of the High-Vis Jacket

  • Flame Resistant treated waterproof fabric prevents water penetration
  • Premium sew on flame resistant reflective tape
  • Three zipped pockets for ample storage
  • Storm flap front for further protection against the elements
  • Drawcord adjustable hem and hook and loop cuffs for a secure fit
  • Radio loop for easy clipping of a radio
  • OEKO-Tex certified as free from harmful chemicals

Technical Details of the Portwest Jacket

  • Shell Fabric: 10% polyester 95g laminated to a TPU flame resistant membrane 35g and bonded with a 60% modacrylic, 39% cotton and 1% carbon fibre inherent flame resistant fleece 220g, total weight 350g


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