Accession Number : AD0701874

Title :   SLEEPING PROTECTION FOR WARM AND COOL ENVIRONMENTS; THE EFFECT OF UTILIZING AN ATTACHABLE PONCHO LINER.

Descriptive Note : Research study rept.,

Corporate Author : QUARTERMASTER RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING CENTER NATICK MASS

Personal Author(s) : Byrom,Robert F.

Report Date : OCT 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : Four combinations of items for providing environmental protection to the sleeping man under cool environmental conditions and three combinations in a warm environment were evaluated in terms of the sleeping protection provided by each combination. Of particular interest in the study was the performance of a Quartermaster experimental attachable poncho liner. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CLOTHING, ARMY EQUIPMENT), PROTECTIVE CLOTHING, SLEEPING BAGS, ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS, COMPATIBILITY, ARMY OPERATIONS

Subject Categories : Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE