Accession Number:

ADA037023

Title:

Evaluation of the Constant Partial Pressure Oxygen Underwater Breathing Apparatus

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVY EXPERIMENTAL DIVING UNIT PANAMA CITY FL

Report Date:

1952-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

40.0

Abstract:

The object of this test is to evaluate and determine the potentialities of the constant partial pressure self-contained oxygen underwater breathing apparatus Marion Device submitted by the Old Dominion Research and Development Corporation, Erion, Virginia. The tests have been conducted in such a manner that the following performance data could be recorded a Analysis of gas, and fluctuation of analysis from the normal. b Reliability of the analyzer and of the control valve. c Endurance of the unit. d General comfort and performance of the underwater breathing apparatus.

Subject Categories:

  • Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE