Accession Number:

AD0460309

Title:

THERMAL PROTECTION OF THE INDIVIDUAL SOLDIER

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

QUARTERMASTER RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING COMMAND NATICK MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1959-06-10

Pagination or Media Count:

50.0

Abstract:

The objectives were to evaluate in the field, under the conditions of an actual nuclear detonation, the performance of clothing and other items developed for the protection of the individual soldier and to provide assistance to the personnel of Project 8.2 in an investigation of the feasibility of using a skin simulant as a substitute for animate skin in studying weapon effects.

Subject Categories:

  • Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE