Accession Number:

ADA175279

Title:

The Magnitude of Maximum Stress in Clothing.

Descriptive Note:

Technical note,

Corporate Author:

DEFENCE RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

The maximum stresses were measured in Canadian Forces combat clothing and were found to be of the order of 3000 to 3500 Nm. The stresses were found to be higher in the coveralls than in the shirt and trousers, and higher in wear than in donning the clothing. Canada.

Subject Categories:

  • Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE