The Electro Protection Gear reduces both the damage inflicted by Electro ammo and damage from Electro explosions such as the Shock Grenade Mk.1.
The Electro Protection Gear does not protect the additional 20% base damage to Hardsuits, Turrets, Barricades deployed by the user nor the additional slow of rotation speed & weapon disable of a Hardsuit for 2.5 seconds.
In-game Description Edit
Armor item. Reduces Electro Ammo and Electronic explosions by 25%
The Electro Protection Gear was added with patch 0.991.