Accession Number:

ADD012204

Title:

Membrane Valve for Dry Diver's Apparel.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1985-03-12

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

A water excluding vent valve for insulated gloves or other portions of a divers dry suit utilizes a vent control element including a microporous membrane disposed in obturating relation to an opening in the shell of the glove or other article. The membrane is laminated between protective layers of woven synthetic fabric, and a retaining means permitting replacement of the control element is described.

Subject Categories:

  • Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE