Accession Number : AD0894625

Title :   Evaluation of Rose Aviation Incorporation Demand Breathing Equipment 'Pro Model 57'.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVY EXPERIMENTAL DIVING UNIT PANAMA CITY FL

Personal Author(s) : Haslip, George

Report Date : 05 MAR 1957

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : This evaluation of the 'PRO-model 57' was made to ascertain its operating characteristics, general safety and to gain a knowledge of any new design features incorporated in it, particularly as regards the feasibility of the mouthpiece mounted demand valve. The apparatus was evaluated objectively by breathing machine tests. The results of these tests are summarized in tables of peak inspiratory pressure against cylinder pressure.

Descriptors :   (*BREATHING APPARATUS, SCUBA DIVERS), (*PNEUMATIC VALVES, BREATHING APPARATUS), PRESSURE BREATHING, UNDERWATER EQUIPMENT, EXHAUST VALVES, HIGH PRESSURE VALVES, MODEL TESTS, SAFETY, ACCEPTABILITY, NAVAL PERSONNEL.

Subject Categories : Pumps, Filters, Pipes, Tubing, Fittings & Vlvs
      Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE