Powered Air Purifying Respirators (PAPR) by Dräger – the Dräger X-plore® 8500 and X-plore® 8700

Hard working conditions require reliable solutions. The Dräger X-plore® 8000 combines simple handling with intelligent electronics for maximum safety allowing your employees to concentrate on immediate tasks.

Two variants for your safety

The powered air purifying respirator series Dräger X-plore® 8000: when challenging workplace conditions demand reliable solutions. The Dräger X-plore® 8000 series offers a new level of intuitive handling combined with intelligent electronics that provide the high degree of safety your people need to focus on the task at hand: with the standard Dräger X-plore® 8500 and the explosion-approved Dräger X-plore® 8700.


Dräger X-plore® 8500

The device features heavy duty design with rubber protectors and high ingress protection (IP65) against dust and water jets from any direction.


Dräger X-plore® 8700

In work areas requiring explosion protection, the special Dräger X-plore 8700 model provides optimal support. It is ex-approved and can be used in ex-zones 1, 2 , 21 and 22.


Dräger X-plore 8000

The workplace defines the robustness needed. That´s why the Dräger X-plore 8000 is designed for safe use in challenging workplace conditions. This video shows two of the main applications of our new powered air-purifying respirator: metal working and spray painting.

Carwash: As tough as needed

Work sites can be rough and your equipment must be tough enough to withstand harsh environments. To prove its strength, we sent our Dräger X-plore 8000 through a carwash.

Free-Run: Comfortable in tough situations

Your work is hard enough. The device shouldn´t stress you additionally. Watch how comfortable the Dräger X-plore 8000 is, even in an extraordinary situation.

How to use

A how-to on handling the Dräger X-plore 8000 correctly. Also includes how to prepare the unit for use, replace a filter and attach the various face pieces and what you need to consider after use.

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Donning procedure Dräger X-plore® 8000

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The Dräger X-plore® 8000 system at a glance

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Product information Dräger X-plore® 8000

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Dräger X-plore® 8700 Explosion Protection

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Dräger X-plore® 8000

Dräger X-plore® 8000

Challenging workplace conditions demand reliable solutions. The Dräger X-plore® 8000 powered-air purifying respirator offers a new level of intuitive handling combined with intelligent electronics that provide the high degree of safety your people need to focus on the task at hand.

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Al-Khobar 31952 Kingdom of Saudi Arabia 

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