Why should the strap be placed high on the crown of the head?
This is the most effective way to hold the mask on. other mask hang on the top of your nose causing pain and discomfort. This way the mask and strap turns with your head and will not loose seal. It will not rub on the back of your neck when you turn your head. It turns with your head and does not work against you.
Why does the Wolfsnout® mask fit under the nose?
The patented under nose fit is one of the best features of the mask.
It does not vent under goggle or eye wear fogging them up.
It does not use the bridge of your nose to hold it up.
It does not need nose clamps to seal it over your nose.
It will not pinch your nose shut making it difficult to breathe through your nose.
It will not interfere with goggles causing them to sit awkwardly or cause discomfort to your nose.
It will not prevent goggles from sealing, thus it prevents dust from getting in that would irritate your eyes.
Does the Wolfsnout® mask use disposable filters?
No. The whole mask is a filter, and can be washed with a couple of drops of mild hand soap and rinsed with cold water. You should not use harsh cleaners or bleach. Dot not put through a washing machine or a dryer. The Wolfsnout® dust masks will air dry very quickly.
Does the Wolfsnout® mask have valves to let the exhaled breath out?
No it does not. Valves require the filtered air to be restricted in order to open and close them. With our signature depth loading filter foam, valves would not operate due the low pressure drop. (no restriction of filtered air)
Will this mask fog my goggles like others I have tried?
No. Since the mask does not fit under your goggles, your breath is not directed into them like the over the nose masks on the market. Your breath easily dissipates through the bottom.
Does the nose cover let you breathe through your nose?
Yes, The nose piece is made from an extremely soft filter foam that allows you to breathe filtered air easily through your nose.