Accession Number : ADA137864

Title :   Moisture in Arctic Sleeping Bags.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Osczevski,R J

PDF Url : ADA137864

Report Date : Sep 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : The daily accumulation of moisture in Arctic sleeping bags used during a cold weather exercise is reported. Insensible evaporative cooling is estimated. The possible benefit of a vapour barrier is discussed.

Descriptors :   *Sleeping bags, Arctic regions, Cold weather tests, Moisture

Subject Categories : Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE