Accession Number : AD0894276

Title :   Pirelli Closed Circuit Scuba.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVY EXPERIMENTAL DIVING UNIT PANAMA CITY FL

Personal Author(s) : Kohl, O. A.

Report Date : 28 MAR 1956

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : The report covers the inspection of a Model S-901 Pirelli closed-circuit oxygen underwater breathing apparatus. It is one of several assigned to the operating forces. The inspection was to determine if the apparatuses in general should be declared unsafe for use. The inspection consisted of three phases: (1) A visual inspection and comparison with descriptions given in previous evaluations. (2) A test of the ease of readying the apparatus for operation in accordance with the manufacturer's pamphlet. (3) An inspection of the disassembled comonents. (Author)

Descriptors :   *SCUBA DIVERS), (*BREATHING APPARATUS, DIVING, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), OPERATION, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES.

Subject Categories : Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE