BCB Emergency Foil (Silver)
£6.99 – £7.99
This is an essential addition to any kit, a truly pocket sized “space blanket” that will assist in the retention of up to 90% of radiant body heat. Silver so it is highly visible for SOS situations and lightweight and compact enough to be carried in your pocket
Perfect for marathon finishers, survivalists or just and addition to a car first aid kit. These blankets are designed to help athletes regulate their body temperatures, keep campers warm and steady survivalists temperatures to assist and avoid hypothermia and extreme cold.
Comes in Poncho and Blanket form.
They aren’t made of the typical foil you pick up at the grocery store. Derived from NASA technology, the common name for these sheets of foil are Hypo Blankets or Space Blankets. Also known as solar blankets, mylar blankets or emergency blankets. In short – they help people stay warm. Everyone from mountaineers to astronauts to paramedics use them.
They work to keep heat out, and also work to keep heat in. They reflect the wearer’s body heat back toward the wearer, these blankets had potential for a multitude of uses. They’ve become invaluable to Hospitals find them useful to keep patients warm during surgery, as anaesthesia tends to make people shiver. Campers, climbers, soldiers in severe climates and mountaineers discover space blankets are an extremely lightweight and cheap addition to their first-aid kits, jacket lining or as a cheap way to make your sleeping bag extra cosy.
- Strong 12 micron, metallised polyester
- Integral hood helps maximize body heat retention
- Pullover style provides maximum protection
- Reflects radiant body heat
- Compact & lightweight (70g)
- Windproof & waterproof
- Radar reflective properties
- One size fits all