Nitrogen Purge & Generation

Nitrogen purging is essential to the care and maintenance of night vision devices. ASU's compact purge kits are portable and ruggedized for field or lab environments. South-Tek's proven nitrogen generation products have enabled night vision device maintenance and repair in any environment.  Since 2006 South-Tek Systems has been supplying the US Military with reliable Nitrogen generation solutions engineered to deliver high-purity Nitrogen with design features that specifically address the military’s needs for expeditionary and stationary systems. 

Compact Nitrogen Purge Kit

ASU’s Compact Nitrogen Purge Kit is specially designed for the maintenance of ANVIS and PVS
night vision goggles. The compact size, weight, and rugged case are ideal for portability and operation in the most austere environments.


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    The ASU Purge Kit operates via an easy-to-operate manual vacuum pump, which requires no electricity. Weighing just 15 lbs., the purge kit contains all the equipment needed to purge night vision devices. Straightforward, detailed instructions enable fast and effective purging both at the maintenance facility and in the field. The kit includes a refillable 24 cu. In. dry nitrogen tank, equipped with a high-quality regulator. Kit also includes adapters for AN/AVS-6 and AN/AVS-9. 

    This unit is a replacement for P/N 268549, NSN No. 5855-01-442-8781

    • Portable weight of 15 lbs
    • Quick and easy to assemle/disassemble
    • Simple, hand-operated vacuum pump
    • Leak detection capability
    • Refillable 24 cu. in. nitrogen purge tank included
    • Rugged, heavy-duty carrying case
    • Case dimensions 18x7x14 in.