Dryers for bunkers
Dry solution for bunkers and rescue suits. It helps you dry efficiently and quickly your bunker gear and rescue suits. Several models available according to your drying needs.
Williams Direct Dryers commercial dryers for firefighters are the ultimate solution to quickly dry your bunkers and rescue suits such as Ice Commander and Sentinel.
The heated air (5-6 degrees warmer than ambient air) helps dry your PPE gear quicker and more efficiently without damaging the protective functions of the gear. Direct air helps to dry your bunkers more efficiently because the forced air dries your gear from the inside to the outsite. It helps to dry the most difficult parts of your PPE (for example, the fingers for the gloves and the toes of the boots!)
The advantages of our bunker and rescue suit dryers
Different models of our dryers
Click on any model below to learn more about its specifications.
PORTABLE DRYER FOR EXPLOSIVE ORDINANCE DISPOSAL (EOD) SUITS
PORTABLE DRYER FOR RESCUE SUITS (ICE COMMANDER, SENTINEL, HAZMAT AND MORE)
DRYER FOR SCBA FIRE MASKS AND FIRE HELMETS
The cleaning and the decontamination of bunker suits are now essential. It is recommended to decontaminate and wash your PPE gear after each event. Several cases of cancer have been detected among firefighters. Therefore, washing your bunker more often leads to a need of drying your bunker gear, especially when there are several events over a short period. Here is an excerpt from an article to learn more about the facts.
- ''Turnout gear dryer: What to know before buying'', extract from firerescue1.com
- ''Mourir à petit feu''. extract from La Presse, 2017 (french version only)
- ''Une centaine de cas de cancer chez les pompiers'', extract from La Presse, 2018 (french version only)
- ''Cancer: les pompiers du centre-ville davantage exposés'', La Presse, 2018 (french version only)
- ''Pompier et cancer'', video report from Découverte broadcasted on Radio-Canada channel (french version only)
CNESST published a Guide des bonnes pratiques (available in French only) about the maintenance of PPE gear. Check out this Guide to learn more about good habits to adopt for good maintenance of your bunker suits.
NFPA 1851 recommends ''Standards on selection, care and maintenance of protective ensemble for structural fire fighting and proximity firefighting'' (see page 36). Check out these recommendations to learn more about good habits to adopt for good maintenance of your bunker suits.