Respirator fit testing and SCBA fit testing products.
American Airworks™ PO Box 1000, Sophia, WV 25921-1000 / 1-800-523-7222
Respirator Fit Testing


We RENT SCBA Fit Testers
For Quantitative Testing


SCBA users MUST be fit tested at least annually, says OSHA.

Saving money with ease of use make renting our electronic fit testing machine a good option for most organizations.

* Rent our Quantifit unit by the week or month.
* Schedule multi-year rental for better rental rates.


The Quantifit is easy to learn to use with the average fit test taking about five minutes per person.

A fit test adapter is required for each model of SCBA mask being tested. It is attached to the threaded connector of the APR Adapter and a sample tube is inserted through the APR Adapter inhalation valve. A barbed fitting on the fit test adapter body may be connected to an appropriate quantitative fit test apparatus.

American Airworks carries a full line of various quantitative fit test adapters for all SCBA brands.

Call now with questions....
800-523-7222 or
Email us for a rental quote.

Need Qualitative Fit Testing? click here.

The qualitative fit test provides the user with a qualitative measure of the fit of the respirator. First, a sensitivity test is performed to determine if the test subject can detect the test agent being used.

Once it is determined that the test subject can sense the test agent, a qualitative fit can begin. The subject will perform a series of activities while wearing the respirator inside a testing chamber filled with test agent to ensure a proper fit.

Our Bitrex qualitative fit testing kit is more accurate than using the Portacount fit tester and the OHD units cannot do fit testing on N-95 and N-100 APR masks.

To buy new qualitative test kits, replacement testing supplies or training videos click here.
Qualitative Fit Testing
Quantitative Fit Testing

For more information on these respirator test, please read the article from the magazine SizeUp, "Respirator Fit Testing - Made Easy" by By Maricia Sawnor, CIH Senior Industrial Hygenist, New York State Department of Labor.

Read this Article on Fit Testing


OSHA Fit Testing Regulations (Standard - 29 CFR)
Download Here - PDF Format - 34 KB


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