RIG-walker is a purpose built airline breathing apparatus, designed for people working in airlines, offshore platforms and a range of other industries with hazardous environments.

The RIG-walker is a positive pressure, self-contained, open circuit, compressed air, supplied airline breathing apparatus. The system can be connected to any airline, cascade air supply hose via the pigtail connection. Available with emergency escape, reserve 15 and 20 minute, lightweight composite breathing air cylinders. Dependent on the end user application, the RIG-walker can select one of three Cam Lock face masks which would best suit that operational use: the FAST-mask, FAST-cowl, or FAST-cape face masks.


Face mask positive pressure 1.7 to 5.9 mbar
Demand valve peak flow rate >500 litres/min–1
Approximate weight 5.0 kg (including face mask)

Operation temperature –30ºC to +60ºC
–40ºC when Winter Cover fitted and stored prior to use in accordance with Cam Lock stated range of storage temperatures
Maximum humidity +95%

Item Materials
Harness assembly Flame retardant polyester
Medium pressure supply hose Reinforced EPDM
Pigtail hose plug connector Rectus (CEJN pattern), Foster
Hansen and Stäubli