Accession Number : AD0729659

Title :   Determination of the Potentialities of the Bendix, MSA and Cousteau-Gagnon Demand Breathing Appliances for Descents to 400 Feet and the Measurement of the Amounts of Gas Required for the Various Depths.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVY EXPERIMENTAL DIVING UNIT WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Blockwick,Thomas N.

Report Date : 02 AUG 1950

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The object of this experiment is to determine the potentialities of various types of demand breathing applicances for descents to 400 feet and to determine the amounts of gas required for the various depths. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BREATHING APPARATUS, *DIVING), UNDERWATER, FEASIBILITY STUDIES, GASES, RESPIRATION, EFFICIENCY

Subject Categories : Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE