Accession Number : AD0787649

Title :   A Study of the Lighting Problems of Tent Stoves and Lanterns under Arctic Winter Conditions.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Pang,Simon H. H.

Report Date : SEP 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 35

Abstract : The problems involved in lighting tent stoves and lanterns, used by the Canadian Forces in the Arctic, were identified and studied in detail. Various procedures and devices that could be used to alleviate the lighting problem were examined. Field trials were also carried out with a small asbestos torch as an ignition aid. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *Stoves, *Ignition, *Arctic regions, Field tests, Temperature, Generators, Igniters, Canada

Subject Categories : Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating
      Combustion and Ignition

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE