Accession Number:

AD0684582

Title:

A COOLING HOOD IN HOT-HUMID ENVIRONMENTS.

Descriptive Note:

Special rept.,

Corporate Author:

KANSAS STATE UNIV MANHATTAN DEPT OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

39.0

Abstract:

This paper describes cooling man with conduction specifically, cool water in tubes of a hood on the head. The results can be summarized as follows Head temperature was kept considerably lower and skin and rectal temperatures were kept lower cardiac cost was reduced sweating was at approximately 40 of the rate without the hood, and permitted exposure time to heat stress was longer. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE