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Dräger PSS® 3000

The Dräger PSS® 3000 is a high performing breathing apparatus for firefighters. Combining comfort with exceptional pneumatic performance, it is designed for applications where simplicity and ease of use are key essentials. Lightweight yet robust, and easy to don, this advanced breathing apparatus provides dependable breathing protection.

Light, robust and simple to use

Dräger PSS 3000 is one of the lightest self contained breathing apparatus carrying system available. We have applied the same advanced technology and design philosophy which was derived from our class leading range of short and extended duration professional breathing apparatus. The extremely durable carrying system features our ultra lightweight, high strength carbon composite carrying frame which exhibits outstanding thermal, impact and chemical resistance properties.

Suitable for use in all conditions easy and quick to don, the lightweight harness has been specially designed to retain its form over a wide range of environmental temperatures and conditions. Utilizing materials which have good chemical and abrasion resistance and also meet the heat and flame requirements of EN137:2006 (Type 2).

Proven air supply technology

Versatility is the foundation of the Dräger PSS series of products. The breathing apparatus PSS 3000 enables the wearer to benefit from leading edge breathing protection technology incorporating, the same advanced pneumatic system used in our class leading breathing apparatus.

Easy to maintain and service

Quick and uncomplicated to service, the breathing apparatus PSS 3000 incorporates a number of unique design features to ensure that downtime, and therefore costs, are kept to a minimum during maintenance. All the major components are simple and quick to remove and re-assemble. The harness is attached to the carrying frame by a single-piece retention method. In addition the first stage pressure reducer, integrated into the carrying frame for added protection, can be readily removed.

Options for every eventuality:
  • Choice of lung demand valves
  • Full FPS 7000 facemask configuration options
  • Utilizing the proven PSS 7000 pressure reducer
  • Electronic voice communications
  • Dräger compressed air breathing cylinders
  • Secondary supply hose connections for rescue and decontamination
  • Available with Pneumatic gauge or electronic TX gauge and integrated PASS (Bodyguard 1500)

High performing, easy to use and with proven technology, the Dräger PSS 3000 guarantees a lifetime of depenable service whilst at the same time minimizing the costs of ownership.

Enhanced carrying system

By utilising the state-of-the-art pressure mapping technology, we have developed a carrying system which follows the natural contours of the body and therefore provides improved stability and reduced back strain, stress and fatigue. The contoured carrying harness provides maximum comfort at both the shoulders and the waist, but optimizes load distribution comfortably and securely, in line with the body’s centre of gravity. Despite this emphasis on wearing comfort, you can rest assured that we have not compromised on the choice of the most rugged and durable materials available, in order to minimize the impact of the most hostile of environments.

Integrated hoses

Both the medium pressure air supply and gauge hoses are integrated into the carrying-frame to reduce the risk of snagging and entanglement, which results in improved security and safety whilst entering and working in confined spaces. With the ability to re-route these hoses from one side to the other in order to suit customer preferences for gauge access, this design feature also facilitates the easy replacement of each hose.


Product Information: Dräger PSS® 3000 (PDF)
Product Information: Dräger PSS® 3000 (PDF)

The Dräger PSS 3000 is a new generation of high performing breathing apparatus for firefighters. Combining comfort with exceptional pneumatic performance, it is designed for applications where simplicity and ease of use are key essentials. Lightweight yet robust, and easy to don, this advanced breathing apparatus provides the ultimate in breathing protection.


Handbook: An Introduction to Personal Protection Technology
Handbook: An Introduction to Personal Protection Technology


IFU Lifeline 3362312 de-me
IFU Lifeline 3362312 de-me

These instructions for use are provided for informational purposes only. Please always read and comply with the instructions for use delivered with the product.


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Technical Data

Key Facts

Fire Fighting, Industry
Heavy Duty Harness
Pivoting waist Belt
Sliding Waist Belt
Height Adjustment
Reflective Shoulder Straps
Automatic Entry Control / Accountability System
Automatically activated PASS
Manually activated PASS
✓ optional
Head Up Display (HUD)
Buddy lights
Time-To-Whistle Calculation

Technical Data

Weight (backplate & harness)
2.7 Kg
Input Pressure
0 - 300 bar
Battery Duration
Operating Temperature
-30°C - 60°C

Compressed Air Cylinders

One Cylinder Configuration

Lung Demand Valves

Lung Demand Valves

Full Face Masks

FPS 7000
Panorama Nova

Communication systems

FPS 5000-COM
FPS 7000-COM

Complementary products

PSS Safety Belt
Valve guide protector
Additional medium pressure (rescue) hoses
Charge-Air connection
✓ optional


EN 137:2006 (Type 2)
VFDB 0802 (RA, PE, ESA)

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Draeger Safety India Private Limited

​9th Floor, Commerz II, International Business Park,
Oberoi Garden City,
Off Western Express Highway, Goregaon (East),
Mumbai - 400 063, India

022 6133 5600