Accession Number : AD0715036

Title :   Devices for Storing and Dispensing Rehydratable Foods Aboard a Space Vehicle.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jan-Sep 69,

Corporate Author : WHIRLPOOL CORP ST JOSEPH MICH LIFE SUPPORT SYSTEMS GROUP

Personal Author(s) : Martin,William J. ; Symons,John J. ; Roth,Norman G.

Report Date : SEP 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 29

Abstract : The feasibility of dispensing rehydratable food from bulk storage aboard a space vehicle was studied. Three candidate systems--Revolving Wheel, Butterfly Valve, and Gas Entrainment -- are described and analyzed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FOOD, STORAGE), (*SPACECRAFT, DEHYDRATED FOODS), FEASIBILITY STUDIES, CONTAINERS, NUTRITION, FREEZE DRYING, SPACE FLIGHT, SPACE CREWS

Subject Categories : Food, Food Service and Nutrition

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE