Accession Number:

AD0806451

Title:

CONSTRUCTION OF A LOW-COST TEMPERATURE-CONTROLLED ALTITUDE CHAMBER,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB FORT KNOX KY

Report Date:

1960-03-30

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

A simple, inexpensive, temperature-controlled chamber has been developed for continuous exposure of rats or other small animals to low barometric pressures at any desired ambient temperature. Details for the construction of such a chamber are given. The chamber described meets all the criteria of rigorous control and accurate maintenance of the given ambient conditions required of studies on the effects of environmental stress.

Subject Categories:

  • Stress Physiology
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE