V-Gard Chin Protectors

V-Gard Chin Protectors work as a system with select V-Gard Visors, known as nitrometers, to help provide extra protection from impact and splash hazards to face and neck.

Part Number

V-Gard Chin Protector, Standard, Black

Length: 2.835 IN (7.200 CM)
Width: 3.307 IN (8.400 CM)
Height: 8.780 IN (22.300 CM)
Weight: 0.106 LB (0.048 KG)


V-Gard Chin Protector, Retractable, Black

Length: 2.008 IN (5.100 CM)
Width: 3.386 IN (8.600 CM)
Height: 8.622 IN (21.900 CM)
Weight: 0.163 LB (0.074 KG)


V-Gard Chin Protector, Standard, Clear

Length: 3.228 IN (8.200 CM)
Width: 2.953 IN (7.500 CM)
Height: 8.661 IN (22.000 CM)
Weight: 0.143 LB (0.065 KG)

  • Provide extra protection from impact and splash hazards to face and neck
  • Standard chin protector with compact, lightweight design 
  • Unique retractable chin protector with flexible plates ensures greater flexibility of head movement both up and down, as well as side to side
  • Approved to work ONLY with Special Versions of V-Gard Visors (called Nitrometers)
  • Opaque material ensures safety and standards compliance with clear, tinted, shaded and coated V-Gard Visors
Markets: Construction, General Industry, Mining, Oil & Gas, Utilities

Approvals subject to change without notice and may differ based on configuration, part number and/or country.
Contact Customer Service or check approval label on product for specific approval information.

USA Approvals


Canadian Approvals


European Union

EN166 marking explanation=
EN166 389 BT / EN1731-F
“B” High speed particles with medium energy impact (120 m/s)
“T” Additional resistance at extreme temperatures (–5 and +55 °C) 

“3” Liquid droplets and splash
“8” Electric arc resistance 
“9” Non-adherence of molten metal and resistance to penetration of hot solids


Australia/New Zealand

  • AS/NZS 1337.1:2010