3M Peltor next generation FLEX products: FLEX II

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This announcement also introduces the WS ProTac XPI headset offering “ambient listening” capability.

 

FLEX II

The 3M Peltor FLEX II offers a next level of hearing protection and communication for noisy environments, with newly designed speakers and microphone. Enhanced dual mold cups offer a modern, slim look in a vivid yellow for greater visibility in the field. The detachable down-lead connector offers high flexibility and the headset is ready for outdoor weather conditions with a water tight, IP68 rating protection on the microphone. Please note the new FLEX II cables must be used with the new FLEX II headsets.

 

Key Features:

  •  Newly designed headband
  •  Bright yellow colour for enhanced visibility
  •  Slim cup design
  •  Detachable down lead connector
  •  Improved speaker efficiency to fit today’s digital device
  •  Water tight microphone (IP68)
  •  Gel ring approved with headband and helmet attachment options

 

Peltor Flex II Spec Sheet.pdf

The 3M Peltor FLEX II range is offered as a direct replacement to the standard headsets in the cancelled FLEX I range.  For the cancelled tactical FLEX I headsets, the 3M Peltor WS ProTac XPI headsets are offered as a suggested alternative. We will also be offering both the FLEX II and WS ProTac XPI headsets within our 3M Peltor portfolio.

 

WS ProTac XPI

The 3M Peltor WS ProTac XPI headset features level-dependent technology offering reliable, noise cancelling by ambient listening and ensuring critical communications even in noisy environments. The headsets are available with either a Bluetooth only or Bluetooth and FLEX II cable connection version. If the Bluetooth variety is chosen then a FLEX II cable is not required.

Key Features:

  • Bluetooth 4.2 including Multi-Point
  • Bright yellow colour for enhanced visibility
  • Auto power off: The headset will turn off after 4 hours of non-use to save battery
  • Low battery warning at low battery level
  • FLEX II accessory jack on 111 products

Peltor WS Protac XPI FLX2 Data Sheet.pdf

 

Key Applications of the 3M Peltor heavy duty headsets include:

  1. Noisy environments
  2. Manufacturing
  3. Construction
  4. Airports

 

Here is a breakdown of the cancelled FLEX 1 headsets and their direct replacements or suggested alternative options:

Cancelled FLEX Product Direct Replacement Suggested Alternative
MT53H79P3E-77
3M Peltor FLEX I standard headset with built-in PTT & helmet attachment
MT74H52P3E-111
3M Peltor FLEX II headset with built-in PTT & helmet attachment
MT53H79B-77
3M Peltor FLEX I standard headset with built-in PTT & neckband
MT74H52B-111
3M Peltor FLEX II headset with built-in PTT & neckband
MT53H79A-77
3M Peltor FLEX I standard headset with built-in PTT & headband
MT74H52A-111
3M Peltor FLEX II headset with built-in PTT & headband
MT1H7P3E2-77
3M Peltor FLEX I tactical headset with PTT & helmet attachment
MT15H7P3EWS6
3M Peltor WS ProTac XPI headset with helmet attachment & Bluetooth connectivity
or
MT15H7P3EWS6-111
3M Peltor WS Pro Tac XPI headset with helmet attachment, Bluetooth & FLEX II cable connectivity
MT1H7F2-77
3M Peltor FLEX I tactical headset with PTT & headband
MT15H7AWS6
3M Peltor WS ProTac XPI headset with headband & Bluetooth connectivity
or
MT15H7AWS6-111
3M Peltor WS ProTac XPI headset with headband attachment, Bluetooth & FLEX II cable connectivity
MT1H7B2-77
3M Peltor FLEX I tactical headset with PTT & neckband

 

Please note the FLEX II and WS ProTac WPI headsets require the use of the new 3M Peltor FLEX II cables and cannot be used in conjunction with the FLEX I generation cables.

We will continue to sell FLEX I generation cables alongside the new FLEX II cables for the Motorola Solutions, Hytera, Icom and Kenwood ranges.

 

The new FLEX II cables are as follows:

Part Number Description
FLX2-63-50 3M Peltor FLEX II Cable for Motorola Solutions MOTOTRBO
FLX2-65 3M Peltor FLEX II Cable for Motorola Solutions GP344
FLX2-32 3M Peltor FLEX II Cable for Motorola Solutions GP340
FLX2-21 3M Peltor FLEX II Cable for Motorola Solutions GP300/DP1400
FLX2-111 3M Peltor FLEX II Cable for Hytera PD7 Series
FLX2-35 3M Peltor FLEX II Cable for Icom angled 2-pin
FLX2-44 3M Peltor FLEX II Cable for Icom F31/F41
FLX2-64 3M Peltor FLEX II Cable for Icom F34/F44
FLX2-36 3M Peltor FLEX II Cable for Kenwood 2-pin
FLX2-107-50 3M Peltor FLEX II Cable for Kenwood Multi-pin