3M Ford Limited-Use Public Health Pandemic PAPR Kit

(No reviews yet) Write a Review
Ships Direct from Ford
Calculated at Checkout
  • 3M Ford Limited-Use Public Health Pandemic PAPR Kit
  • 3M Ford Limited-Use Public Health Pandemic PAPR Kit
  • 3M Ford Limited-Use Public Health Pandemic PAPR Kit


3M Ford Limited-Use Public Health Pandemic PAPR Kit

Ford - with consulting support from 3M - has developed a unique powered-air purifying respirator (PAPR) for use in reducing exposure to airborne particles. This PAPR is designed to provide constant filtered airflow to healthcare workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

The Ford Limited Use Public Health Emergency PAPR is being made available in connection with a U.S. Food and Drug Administration Emergency Use Authorization. It is for sale in the US through 3M authorized distributors. 3M and Ford will donate any profits they earn from the sale of these PAPRs to COVID-19 related nonprofit organizations.

Eligible For Sale Only To Healthcare/First Responders/Emergency Personnel

These Systems MUST ship to Non-Residential Addresses - Preferably Directly to Medical Centers, Hospitals, Doctors Offices 

  • PAPR with integrated filter3M Ford Limited-Use Public Health Pandemic PAPR Kit
  • Cleanable – system can be wiped down
  • Rechargeable battery with up to 10 hours of runtime per use

PAPR Includes

  • PAPR Blower
  • Breathing Tube
  • Hood
  • 2 Batteries
  • Charger
  • Belt
  • Air Flow Indicator

Additional Features

  • Assigned Protection Factor (APF) 25
  • Blower unit contains the motor, battery, and filter
  • Low battery alarm
  • Does not require fit testing
  • Shoulder harness is available as an accessory
Features PAPR Specifications
HEPA Filter Yes
Replaceable Filter No
Filter Life 1 Year or greater
Headtop Options Loose Fitting
APF 25
Alarms Low Battery Alarm
IP Rating IP-52
Battery Type Lithium-ion
Run Time
3Ah: ~4-6 hours / 5Ah: ~8-10 hours
Charge Time
3Ah: ~1.5 hours / 5Ah: ~2.5 hours

Blower Weight

~6.1 lbs with 3Ah battery / ~6.3 lbs with 5Ah battery

Limitations. All sales and the use of the Ford PAPR are subject to limitations, which will also be included in each drop-shipment of Ford PAPRs. Please note the Ford PAPR is approved for use only during the current public health emergency and is not compatible with existing 3M PAPRs and consumables. Additional batteries and filters will not be available.

This respirator may be used in a healthcare setting only during a public health emergency and under an FDA emergency use authorization. At the end of the current public health emergency, or in the event the FDA revokes the current  emergency use authorization, this respirator should be removed from service immediately. This respirator may be stored in contemplation of future public health emergencies but may not be placed back into service without an applicable public health emergency declaration and emergency use authorization.

Ford PAPR User Quick Start Guide

Quick Start Guide

 Ford PAPR Full System user instructions

Full System User Instructions


Ford PAPR Shoulder Strap user instructions

Shoulder Strap
User Instructions

3M Ford Limited-Use PAPR Replacement Hood (Case of 10)


View AllClose