Accession Number : AD0163856
Title : Camouflaged Article and Method of Producing Same.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Ramsley,Alvin O. ; Walwood,John T.
Report Date : 24 OCT 1972
Pagination or Media Count : 7
Abstract : The patent concerns a method of camouflaging dyeable materials against daylight or nighttime detection. This involves dyeing the material with a dye composition producing a desired shade in the visible range of the spectrum and fluorescence in the near infrared range from 0.70 to 0.90 micron wavelength, and over-printing the dyed material with lines of a printing compositon containing an energy absorbent pigment, such as carbon.
Descriptors : (*CAMOUFLAGE, *PATENTS), (*TEXTILES, CAMOUFLAGE), (*ARMY PERSONNEL, CLOTHING), DYES, ELECTROMAGNETIC FIELDS, SPECTRUM SIGNATURES, VISIBILITY, FLUORESCENCE
Subject Categories : Coatings, Colorants and Finishes
Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE