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