Accession Number : ADA313699

Title :   Shock Testing of a Dry Chemical Fire Extinguisher Inclusive a Bracket.

Corporate Author : HOOFDGROEP MAATSCHAPPELIJKE TECHNOLOGIE TNO DELFT (NETHERLANDS)

Personal Author(s) : Van Bragt, F. J.

PDF Url : ADA313699

Report Date : JUL 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : A dry chemical fire extinguisher and a special bracket, make SAVAL, have been exposed to shock tests. Failure was ascertained with the snap lock belt mechanism. After modification the lock mechanism proved to be working satisfactorily. The shock tests were carried out in accordance with the specification shock grade B(F). The tested dry chemical fire extinguisher inclusive bracket and modified lock meets the given shock requirements.

Descriptors :   *CHEMICALS, *DRY MATERIALS, *FIRE EXTINGUISHERS, NAVAL VESSELS, EXPOSURE(GENERAL), NETHERLANDS, SHOCK TESTS, SURFACE EFFECT SHIPS.

Subject Categories : Safety Engineering
      Inorganic Chemistry
      Organic Chemistry
      Marine Engineering
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE