Accession Number:

AD0787161

Title:

Accelerated Wear Tests to Lifejackets.

Descriptive Note:

Rept. no. 1,

Corporate Author:

COAST GUARD BALTIMORE MD FIELD TESTING AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1946-06-06

Pagination or Media Count:

29.0

Abstract:

Accelerated dry-wear tests of lifejackets showed that 1 Treated drill envelopes had much better wear resisting qualities than Vinyl treated envelopes in winter weather at Curtis Bay, Maryland 2 kapok filled pads retained their buoyant properties considerably better than cattail or milkweed filled pads.

Subject Categories:

  • Escape, Rescue and Survival

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE