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Category: 2017

5 Ways to Avoid Heat Stress

When it’s hot, we complain. We crank up the air conditioning. We go to the beach or pool or run through sprinklers. But for those of us who work outside all day, the heat is more than an inconvenience. It can be a dangerous thing if you are not careful. The risk of heat-related illnesses due to heat stress should not be taken lightly. What are these illnesses, you ask?

Finding Peak Performance in Protective Clothing

Do you understand the science behind flame resistant and moisture wicking technologies? Don’t worry. If not, we have you covered. At DRIFIRE, our past experiences as oil rig workers, scientists, fabric technologists, sportsmen, and outdoor enthusiasts offer unique insights and an abundance of information. There are many reasons why you should be wearing high performance FR garments. But first, let’s take a step back.

6 Important FR Camo Wash Instructions

When it comes to washing our clothes, it seems simple. And when in doubt, just set the washing machine on cold and line dry, right? Well, that’s what most of us did the first time someone wasn’t there to guide us. Luckily, we’re here for you when it comes to washing camo. Here are six things to remember about how to properly wash your FR camo:

What is your DRIFIRE PRIME™ number?

Ever wonder what base layer is right for you and your industry? If flame resistance, breathability, and odor control is important to you, look no further than DRIFIRE PRIME base layers. The collection consists of a long sleeve tee, short sleeve tee, long john pant, and boxer brief. We offer three Prime numbers (or industries) to fit your needs. See below to find out which one is right for you!

6 Things to Know about the DRIFIRE®/Crye Precision™ FR Field Uniform

When looking for field gear, there is a lot to consider. Is it flame resistant? Is it durable? Is it comfortable? Will it fit just right? Fortunately, these factors were at the forefront when developing the DRIFIRE®/Crye Precision™ FR Field Shirt and Pant. As a continuation of DRIFIRE’s partnership with Crye Precision, this Field Uniform combines DRIFIRE’s FORTREX® FR fabric with Crye Precision’s design.

Here are six benefits of the DRIFIRE/Crye Precision Field Uniform that make it the ultimate FR solution for the military and law enforcement.

1. DRIFIRE's Proprietary FORTREX® FR Fabric

That’s right. Our Field Uniform is made out of FORTREX, DRIFIRE’s inherently flame resistant woven fabric. It incorporates moisture management technology, used by the world’s top athletic brands to wick away sweat and keep you dry.