Accession Number : AD0783026

Title :   Evaluation of the Draeger LAR Three Pure Oxygen Scuba.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 15 Oct 73-30 Apr 74,

Corporate Author : NAVY EXPERIMENTAL DIVING UNIT WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Hawkins,Thomas L. ; King,Thomas C.

Report Date : 05 MAY 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 47

Abstract : The Draeger LAR III is a pure oxygen scuba designed and manufactured in the Federal Republic of Germany. An evaluation was conducted to determine safe operational capabilities and limitations with regard to instructional and training use by Naval Special Warfare divers. It is recommended that the Draeger LAE III be approved for limited use by U. S. Navy Underwater Demolition and SEAL Teams. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Diver equipment, *Breathing apparatus, *Scuba diving, Oxygen, Depth, Test methods, Safety, West Germany

Subject Categories : Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE