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    NFPA 70E Requirements for Wearing Balaclavas

    What I can't wrap my head around is on Table 130.(C)(15)(c), Arc-Flash PPE Category 1, you're not required to wear the balaclava. The incident energy is greater than 1.2 cal/cm² and it's inside the arc flash boundary. Table 130.5(G), FN - Where the back of the head is inside the arc flash...
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    Hot gloves for Unqualified person in the Limited Approach Boundary

    I'm just seeing this. Thanks for the clarification.
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    Hot gloves for Unqualified person in the Limited Approach Boundary

    Is the Unqualified person required to wear shock protection in either Limited or Arc Flash Boundary?
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    Company logos on AR clothing

    Is there a recommended size limit of a logo/name stitch, patch or screen print one would recommend? I once heard limit the size to 16 cm². Is this a good limit to reference?
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    Layered Systems

    I believe we used to be able to just add the garment rating and assume that was the protection we had. For example, daily wear equal to 8 cal/cm² is worn by a tech and when he/she puts on an 8 cal/cm² you assume 16 cal/cm². Isn't there a requirement in current standards that require testing in...
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    Communication within the approach boundaries

    I recall a time after break when I forgot to turn on the fan on my arc hood and my "anti-fog" face shield fogged up immediately. Even though the server room itself was 70 degrees my body heat is in that suit and the result is always a fogged up face shield. I tried calling attention to my...