Morning Pride® VIPER


VIPER Proximity Gear is designed to provide added protection from high levels of radiant heat associated with flammable liquid fires. Its unique ergonomic design combines the advanced VIPER fit, maximized protection, comfort and mobility.

Morning Pride® VIPER Options

Popular Coat Options

  • Thermal Enhancement Option – VIPER’s unique TES™ (Thermal Enhancement System) design dramatically increases TPP (thermal protective performance) with no significant impact on THL (total heat loss). TES™ consists of a layer of Nomex® mesh on the upper torso and arms – all areas typically exposed to compression and the highest thermal load.
  • Wristlets with Breathable Waterwell
  • Soft Drag Rescue Device
  • Leather or Arashield Coat Reinforced Cuffs
  • Padded Elbows and Shoulders
  • Radio Pockets
  • Microphone Loop
  • Full or Semi-bellows Pockets
  • Divider Pockets
  • Hand Warmer Pockets

Popular Pant Options

  • V-blade Rescue Knife Pocket
    A customized pocket specifically designed for a V-blade rescue knife for extrication from safety harness or seat belt. It is conveniently located on the upper leg and features a widereach hook & loop opening, making it easily accessible.
  • Leather or Arashield Reinforced Pant Cuffs
  • Full or Semi-bellows Pockets
  • Suspenders with Quick-release
  • Reverse Boot Cut

Morning Pride® VIPER Features and Benefits

Available Coat and Pant Closure Systems

(all paired with hook and loop)

  • Zipper under flap
  • Hooks and dees inside flap
In-collar DRD™
Integrated and easily accessible
Unique Ergonomic Shoulder
and Underarm Design

Increases venting
Eliminates the gusset for less bunching under the arm,
increasing comfort
Minimizes coat rise
Sidewinder™ Coat Pockets
Many other pocket types
available as options –
all sewn below the waist to avoid
overlap with SCBA straps
(graded size) (patent pending)
Side Adjustment Pull-tabs in Tough and Durable Nomex® Webbing
Waist adjustment of 4˝ to 6˝ provides
a better, tailored fit

Full-bellows Pockets (10˝ x 10˝)
For large capacity
Ergonomic Legs
2 front panels divided at the knee
The lower front panel is convex at the knee for better mobility and fit in all positions
Neoprene-lined Anti-wicking
Pant Bottoms

Protect against water wicking up
Integrated Collar and Storm
Flap T-Closer™

Eliminates the gap found in so many other throat strap and collar designs (patented)
Bar-tack Reinforced Stress Points
For enhanced durability)
SteamGard™ Wrist Trim
Helps reduce the risk of compression burns and complies with the new SET requirement of NFPA 1971
Lo-rise Front, Hi-rise Back Pant
Maximizes mobility and flexibility

DuPont™ Nomex® and Kevlar® are trademarks or registered trademarks of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company.

Certification – NFPA 1971