- Extra Large 84" by 52"
- Ultra Compact Machine Folded Design
- Lightweight and Versatile
- Helps Retain Body Heat
Machine folded, they are an ultra-compact 3” by 2.25” by 0.5”, but these individually packaged emergency blankets open up to a generous size of approximately 52" by 84". Most commonly used for emergency first aid and wilderness survival, these little wonders are capable of a multitude of other uses. The blankets are a metalized plastic sheet, which can help prevent or treat hypothermia, act as a windbreaker, and can be worn as an emergency waterproof wrap. Importantly, their reflective property makes them easily seen from a distance, so use your blanket as an emergency signaling device. Since they reflect up to 90% of radiated body heat, they are also widely utilized in non-emergency situations as body wraps to keep athletes warm after a marathon or other sports activity. For these reasons, emergency blankets are indispensable and used by hikers, emergency response teams, and disaster agencies.