Accession Number:

ADA099763

Title:

2 1/2 Hour Duration, Closed Circuit Life Support System Final Report Including Test Report and Outline for NIOSH Certification.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 29 May 80-31 Mar 81,

Corporate Author:

ILC DOVER FREDERICA DE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-03-31

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

A self contained, closed circuit breathing apparatus was developed for ILC DOver for the purpose of life support in a HCPCO Hazardous Chemical Protective Clothing. Tests were performed to prove the design for life support compatibility over a duration period of 2.5 hours. Peripheral functions of the system were also tested. Recommendations were made from conclusive results. Finally an outline was presented for submitting the system for NIOSH certification. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Protective Equipment
  • Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE