Accession Number : AD0657223

Title :   TEST OF PHYSIOLOGICAL HEAT LOAD OF FLAMEPROOFED CLOTHING.

Corporate Author : ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB FORT KNOX KY

Report Date : 28 SEP 1945

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : Studies were made on the influence of wearing flameproofed garments on the ability of men to work in hot environments. A commercial flameproofing, 'Banflame,' was evaluated from the standpoint of heat load and general acceptability to troops. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FIRE PROTECTIVE CLOTHING, ACCEPTABILITY), HEAT TOLERANCE, ARMY PERSONNEL, ACCLIMATIZATION, FIRE RESISTANT TEXTILES, IMPREGNATION, FIRE RESISTANT MATERIALS

Subject Categories : Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE