Accession Number : AD0704964

Title :   CONFIGURATION EFFECTS ON VENTILATION IN BELOWGRADE SHELTERS.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : GENERAL AMERICAN TRANSPORTATION CORP NILES ILL GENERAL AMERICAN RESEARCH DIV

Personal Author(s) : Rathmann,Carl E.

Report Date : AUG 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 128

Abstract : Geometrical characteristics of belowgrade fallout shelters and their quantitative effects on ventilating these shelters using bicycle ventilators is discussed. Conclusions are drawn regarding supply ventilation systems, duct lengths required and the inclusion of Kearny air pumps in shelter ventilation systems. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FALLOUT SHELTERS, *VENTILATION), VENTILATION DUCTS, PUMPS, UNDERGROUND STRUCTURES, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, COST EFFECTIVENESS, CIVIL DEFENSE

Subject Categories : Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating
      Structural Engineering and Building Technology
      Civil Defense

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE