Accession Number : AD0784176

Title :   Evaluation of the Pirelli Underwater Oxygen Breathing Equipment for Use in the Naval Service.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVY EXPERIMENTAL DIVING UNIT WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Coates,J. K. ; Kincaid,T. C. ; Lanphier,Edward H.

Report Date : 28 JAN 1952

Pagination or Media Count : 43

Abstract : The object of this test is to evaluate the Italian equipment, known as the Pirelli for possible use by the Naval service. The tests on the 'Pirelli' to be similar to those used in the evaluation of the existing oxygen outfits. The auxiliary equipment to be evaluated for general comfort and useability. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Breathing apparatus, *Diver equipment, *Underwater equipment, Performance(Engineering), Human factors engineering, Naval equipment, Swimming, Diving

Subject Categories : Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System
      Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE