The Ministry of Defense demonstrated tests of the latest domestic army equipment with autonomous electric heating. test, as noted, were held in the Central Military District (Central Military District).
The footage, which were presented by the main defense department of the country, can see, that heating elements pass through the fabric of the outfit. Heating is carried out by converting electrical energy into heat. The system is "powered" from the storage battery, which can also be seen in the frames at the moment, when a soldier puts on the latest equipment. A small battery is attached to the suit with a special "Velcro". In addition to the underwear, the fighter's outfit also includes peculiar socks..
Heating can be turned on, being directly in the cold. For this, a heating control system with three buttons is provided., which can be pressed easily even in severe frost.
As noted, parts of the suit can be heated autonomously. The maximum heating temperature corresponds to the human body temperature – about 36 degrees. If you switch the mode to minimum, then the system will provide heating to temperatures of approximately 32 degrees centigrade. At the same time, the system warms up to the desired temperature in a matter of minutes. (to 3 minutes). Providing a soldier with heat on a charge of a dual battery can take several hours, including in conditions, when the air temperature is below minus 30 degrees. The specific time of use depends on the air temperature and the mode of operation..
reported, that the next stage of testing – in arctic conditions.