Accession Number : AD0780747

Title :   Development and Evaluation of a Standard U. S. Navy Two Cylinder Scuba Harness,

Corporate Author : NAVY EXPERIMENTAL DIVING UNIT WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Searle,W. F. , Jr. ; Brandenburg,H. A.

Report Date : 04 MAY 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : A simple scuba harness for two cylinder scuba, as initially developed by U.S. Naval School, Underwater Swimmers, was improved and given evaluation. The harness, with adequate hardware and special nylon webbing, is reported highly satisfactory and is recommended for adoption as a Standard U.S. Navy Scuba Harness. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *Diver equipment, *Breathing apparatus, *Harnesses, Reliability, Scuba diving, Nylon, Straps, Fastenings

Subject Categories : Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE