Gentex HGU-56/P Helicopter Helmet, HGU 56, Civilian

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  • Item Category: Militaria & Weapons
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jul 05,2007
  • Channel: Online Auction

Gentex HGU-56/P Helicopter Flight Helmet

- Purchased new from Flight Suits Limited (now Gibson & Barnes) for approximately $1500.00 - used for civilian EMS helicopter duty for several months prior to switching jobs.

- Spectra and Graphite Shell providing excellent impact protection

- Top of the line Dual Visor (clear and smoke grey) Assembly with Anvis type NVG mount on Visor Cover.

- 300ohm Gentex Headphone System with Electrette Microphone and Windscreen (civilian set-up)

- SCL Thermoplastic Adjustable Helmet Liner System - Helmet is size Medium - extra ear cup adjustment padding pieces are included

- Includes 3 white LED lip light with 3 volt, 2 AA, battery pack.

- Coiled Communications Cord (6 foot) with Type 38 TP-120 Plug (civilian set-up)

- All equipment functions correctly - mild cosmetic scuffs / scratches from normal use (visors are scratch-free)

- Velco adhesive patch on back of helmet for standard leather nameplate

- Manufacture date of 10/06.

- Will come very carefully packed and padded.

HGU-56 Helicopter Helmet Features Visor Lens Impact resistant polycarbonate.
Protects from harmful UV rays.
Standard: Dual dark and clear lenses. Shell Composite Spectra® and Graphite Fitting System Pre-formed Thermoplastic Liner (SCL®) Weight without
communications 2.8 to 3.2 pounds (1270 - 1450 grams)
Paint, art, and communications affect weight. Chin Strap Slip-through buckle, 440 lbs pull strength Sound Attenuation 21 db at 1,000 Hz, 37 dB at 4,000 Hz Impact Deceleration Crown: 175g at 16.1 fps
Earcup: 175g at 19.6 fps Shell Tear 5 cm Communications See Above Color Factory GENTEX Gloss white

- Excellent choice for any civilian helicopter operation or private collection

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