Accession Number:

AD0726698

Title:

Progress Report on the Damage Control Suit System.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

NAVY CLOTHING AND TEXTILE RESEARCH UNIT NATICK MASS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

36.0

Abstract:

The Navy Clothing and Textile Research Unit is developing a Damage Control Suit System to protect personnel in hazardous chemical, high temperature-humidity, and oxygen deficient environments. Data indicate the system will provide life support for an individual completely encapsulated from his environment for a maximum of 80 minutes at 140F, while performing light activity, and for 120 minutes at 70F, while moderately active.

Subject Categories:

  • Protective Equipment
  • Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE