Accession Number : AD0164059
Title : Inflatable Life Preserver.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Mellin,John J. , Jr. ; Harding,Johathan ; Schrandt,William T. ; Filippino,Carmela M.
Report Date : 03 MAR 1970
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : The present invention relates to a life preserver having a pair of separate independently inflatable flotation compartments consisting of a collar lobe and two interconnected body lobes. In its deflated condition the preserver is enclosed in a T-shaped supporting cover to form a single integrated unit which is worn around the waist, up the back and which substantially encircles the neck to provide complete unencumbered operational movement for the wearer.
Descriptors : (*LIFE PRESERVERS, *PATENTS), INFLATABLE STRUCTURES, MARINE SAFETY EQUIPMENT, SEA RESCUE EQUIPMENT
Subject Categories : Escape, Rescue and Survival
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE