Accession Number : ADA955034

Title :   Thermalibrium Headgear Assembly. Phase I. Design Study.

Descriptive Note : Rept. for 18 Jun-16 Dec 62,

Corporate Author : MINE SAFETY APPLIANCES CO PITTSBURGH PA

Personal Author(s) : Merkle,C. R. E. , Jr

Report Date : 06 DEC 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 55

Abstract : The design objectives of the ultimate headgear assembly are excerpted from the contract as follows: (1) Compatible with the concept for the U.S. Army experimental thermalibrium ensemble, (2) Ballistic and fragmentation protection equivalent to or better than that provided by the standard M-1 steel helmet, and (3) Protection from CBR agents equivalent to that provided by the U.S. Army Chemical Corps gun mask M-17.

Descriptors :   ASSEMBLY, BALLISTICS, FRAGMENTATION, HEADGEAR, PROTECTION

Subject Categories : Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE