Welding Respirator Cost Calculator
Welding Powered Air Purifying Respirators (PAPR) offer five times the level of respiratory protection than disposable or reusable respirators. Depending on your welding application and environment they may also be the more economical long-term option.
Run a respirator cost analysis using our calculator below to determine whether powered air could be a better option for your workplace.
Step 1 - Select Calculator
Select the type of respirator you would like to compare against powered air respiratory protection.
Step 2 - Run a Cost Calculation on Your Workplace
Complete the information below regarding your current respirator usage
Selected: Step 2 - Run a Cost Calculation on Your Workplace
Result - Powered Air Cost Analysis
See your custom results below
Selected: Disposable Respirators
Includes Welding Helmet(s)
- Five times the level of respiratory protection compared to your current respirator.
- Cooler and more comfortable welding conditions will lead to happier and healthier staff.
- Increased productivity thanks to improved optical clarity and welding lens performance.
- No fit testing required and suitable for use with facial hair.
- And a total saving of $XX.XX over your selected period.
- Over the duration of your selected period, the brand new top-of-the-line 3M Speedglas Welding Helmet(s) with Powered Air Respiratory protection and filters will cost an extra $XX.XX per year, per welder over what you currently spend.
By upgrading to the 3M Speedglas Welding Helmet with Powered Air Respirator you could benefit from:
IMPORTANT: Please note that this calculator is based on a number of assumptions and conditions that may not be relevant or accurate for your business or welding conditions. This calculator has only been provided as a tool to generate an estimate and should not be used as the only basis for making a decision. If you would like to run a free real-life cost analysis at your business by trialling a PAPR system please don’t hesitate in contacting AWS to set-up a time.
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