Accession Number : AD0164811
Title : Cold Weather Face Mask.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Colman,Richard ; Mangelsdorf,David H.
Report Date : 30 OCT 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 7
Abstract : The invention relates to a cold weather face mask for protection against low temperatures and high wind velocities while providing for easy access to the mouth and nose. A wide range of adjustability to fit faces of varying sizes and shapes is produced by an adjustable chin pocket comprising the lower portion of a facepiece element. A flexible, adjustable retention harness holds the facepiece in position in close-fitting relation to the face of the wearer.
Descriptors : *Patents, *Protective mask facepieces, Adjusting, Cold weather, Protection, Thermal insulation
Subject Categories : Protective Equipment
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE