Accession Number:

AD0731681

Title:

Automatic Fire Protection System for Manned Hyperbaric Chambers. Phase II. Prototype Design, Fabrication and Test. Volume B. Operators Manual.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Jul 69-15 Jan 71,

Corporate Author:

SOUTHWEST RESEARCH INST SAN ANTONIO TEX

Report Date:

1971-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

A fire protection system for a hyperbaric chamber is briefly described. The major components of the fire protection system are two infrared detectors, one ionized particle detector, a water delivery system consisting of sprinkler nozzles and a hand line, and a control panel. The number of detectors which must sense a fire before activation of the water delivery system is variable. Procedures are described for setting the system in service and for maintaining it. Safety precaustions are also included. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE