Accession Number : AD0465347


Title :   PROTOTYPE TESTING OF RFD, INC. (USA) 15-PERSON INFLATABLE LIFERAFTS,


Corporate Author : COAST GUARD WASHINGTON DC


Personal Author(s) : Chapman, P O


Report Date : 29 Jun 1965


Pagination or Media Count : 34


Abstract : This report covers preapproval testing of a prototype 15-Man Inflatable Liferaft manufactured by RFD, Inc. (USA). The raft is designated RFD, 15MM, MK3. The tests carried out are those required by 46 CFR Subpart 160.051 of 9 July 1959 as amended 30 September 1961. The subject raft passed all tests required. (Author)


Descriptors :   *LIFE RAFTS , SEA RESCUE EQUIPMENT , PRESSURE , PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING) , DROP TESTS , LOADS(FORCES) , STABILITY , TEMPERATURE , ACCEPTABILITY


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE