Project Black Tactical Respirators

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Guys, using a mask or respirator with a rifle has certain limitations. Being able to get the proper cheek weld and eye relief being the top two. Project Black is releasing new masks for the modern shooter.

Project Black TR2 Spec Sheet
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FIRING RANGE: Aerosolized Lead
BREACH TRAINING: Asbestos / Mold / Explosives Dust
PATROL & TRANSPORT: Environmental Pollution / Road Dust / Exhaust Particles

No Training Scars
  • Low profile minimizes cheek-weld interference
  • Low-riding seal is eyewear compatible
Superior Field Performance
  • 99% Effective (NIOSH N99 Expected)
  • Very breathable even during strenuous activity
  • Simple filter replacement
Designed for Configurability
  • Multiple strap options for varying kit setups
  • Compatible with Invisio® headsets
  • Mic integration for Peltor® headsets
Comfortable for Extended Use
  • Soft-touch medical-grade silicone
  • Works well with facial hair

THE TR2 SETS A NEW STANDARD IN TACTICAL RESPIRATORY PROTECTION. Developed in collaboration with Tier 1 operators, it provides a better means of protection while training in compromised environments.



Today’s special operations forces understand the importance of protecting their lungs – however, they cannot afford to compromise their ability to execute effectively. This is the foundation upon which the TR2 was designed. By offering a low profile design that’s easy to don and integrates seamlessly with varying kit configurations, the TR2 is the most adoptable respirator for tactical units.


Works with Facial Hair

It is proven to be range-ready through hours of active testing with special forces operators. It is more compact, comfortable, and breathable than any other respirator. If you are a special forces operator, SWAT officer, or from another tactical unit, the Tactical Respirator II is the best defense your lungs have.

This will become a new standard for not only the military but law enforcement. The need to protect yourself in a variety of situations means we have to find new solutions.


Project Black TR 1


The original Tactical Respirator.
  • Compact form factor minimizes training scars
  • Replaceable electrostatic filter is 98.6% effective
  • Eyewear compatible
  • Medical-grade silicone seal
  • Adjustable earloop straps allow the TR1 to be donned and doffed without helmet removal
  • Works well with facial hair

Included:
  • TR1 Mask
  • 3 Electrostatic Filters
  • Carrying Pouch

Both the TR1 and TR2 are available for pre-order

Available for Pre-order:
  • Pre-orders begin shipping Summer 2020.
  • Orders will be fulfilled on a first-come-first-serve basis. Pre-order now to reserve your spot in the queue.
  • A maximum of 50 units may be pre-ordered at this time (for larger orders, please contact sales@projectblack.com
  • Pre-orders are non-refundable (Refund Policy)
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About: Project Black
Project Black is a research and design team dedicated to giving military and law enforcement the best respirators. Our core mission is to ensure you can protect yourself without compromising performance. We work day in, day out with Tier 1 elite operators and subject matter experts to execute this mission. We are the tip of the spear when it comes to defusing hazardous airborne particles.
 

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What does “NIOSH N99 Expected” mean? Have the not been certified?
 

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Hmmm. Looks like a good face weld so that safety glasses won’t fog up on exhale.
May have to give the cup one a try.
Tr2 looks awesome, but those cartridge replacements! $$$$$?
 
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As someone that works in an industry that requires mask fitting, any mask and any facial hair below the corners of the mounth is a NO. You won't have a proper seal unless you silicone it to your face.
So you fit your people with masks or does someone else do it?
 

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I used 1/2 faced and full face supplied air respirators for 21 years, plus Uncle Sam's gas masks to include that lovely silicone based POS that required a skull cap to stay in place.

None of them worked with anything more than a moustache or at most 2 days beard growth.
I'd love to know how they got around facial hair fucking with the ability to form a proper seal.
Inquiring minds want to know.
 

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Interesting concept, but the TRL2 seems a bit pricey for what you are getting. Perhaps because of the current craziness?
 

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If you really need it go for a proper full face respirator and mount one of these no cheek weld stocks , this jockstrap pretending to be a respirator is just bonkers

 

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Interesting concept, but the TRL2 seems a bit pricey for what you are getting. Perhaps because of the current craziness?

Never let a crisis go to waste.

A lot of pressure being applied right now to change our way of life/doing things.

This makes sense if lead is an issue at your range due to it A) Being indoors B) not having proper ventilation for the amount of use.

This is taking advantage of the current craziness.

Im not on board with whats being discussed in changing our lives - "Will Americans ever go to a movie again?", "Will Americans ever fly again?", "Will restaurants have to change how they do business?", "Will Americans ever shake hands again?"

We got screwed after 9/11 by accepting the BS of.........."Its for your safety".

I dont want this to be Patriot Act II.
 

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I like the motivation behind improved shooting with a mask on. Shooting irons with a pro-mask was one of the most frustrating things I ever had to do.
 

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As someone that works in an industry that requires mask fitting, any mask and any facial hair below the corners of the mounth is a NO. You won't have a proper seal unless you silicone it to your face.
I beg to differ. I get fit tested regularly and am in a position to “bend the rules” and do some abnormal testing. I have pasted fit test with a full beard and mustache on more than one occasion. I’m not talking marginally either. If a person knows how to play with fitment and do positive and negative pressure checks it is absolutely possible to get a good seal on a respirator with facial hair. Would I do it in an IDLH environment, no. But for particulates and organic/acid vapors absolutely.
 
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I'll ask what everyone else is afraid to.

1. Can you drink beer with it on?
2. Does it give you Vader voice?
 
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Never let a crisis go to waste.

A lot of pressure being applied right now to change our way of life/doing things.

This makes sense if lead is an issue at your range due to it A) Being indoors B) not having proper ventilation for the amount of use.

This is taking advantage of the current craziness.

Im not on board with whats being discussed in changing our lives - "Will Americans ever go to a movie again?", "Will Americans ever fly again?", "Will restaurants have to change how they do business?", "Will Americans ever shake hands again?"

We got screwed after 9/11 by accepting the BS of.........."Its for your safety".

I dont want this to be Patriot Act II.
There is no new normal for me...there is normal. I was first in line at our tavern last night. Inside dining was "allowed". I have been giving our Governor the middle finger since it began. People over all the time/BBQs/Range time....fuck their new normal. I wear a mask when I am required to but have found merchants that don't enforce it in my AO so I go there when I need to shop.

I have another reason to buy a mask like this though....
 

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There is no new normal for me...there is normal. I was first in line at our tavern last night. Inside dining was "allowed". I have been giving our Governor the middle finger since it began. People over all the time/BBQs/Range time....fuck their new normal. I wear a mask when I am required to but have found merchants that don't enforce it in my AO so I go there when I need to shop.

I have another reason to buy a mask like this though....
I make them tell me I must wear it.
Most don't say a word.
 

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Had to use my TR1 the other day to get a haircut. I have to say I was surprised at how easy it was to breathe with it on(yes, I did put the filter in)
 

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Holy shit, I doubt even Dr Fauci would spend $225 for a mask.
 

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Holy shit, I doubt even Dr Fauci would spend $225 for a mask.
Oh, IDK, OpsCore charges a similar price for their SOTR (if you opt for the "lite" version that can't support comms).

I actually think the OpsCore one is better, since it has more of a standard O2 mask footprint (fits fully around the chin) and has similar mounting options (for ballistc and bump type helmets).