Accession Number : ADD001002

Title :   Insulated Gloves.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Madnick, Herman

Report Date : 23 Aug 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : The patent concerns a partially insulated glove to protect the hand of the user in cold weather while permitting dexterous use. The glove comprises a front portion, a back portion, and fingers and a thumb, a single layer of polyester insulating material covering only the inner surface of the back portion, the back of the thumb, and the entire length of the back and side portions of the fingers, a lining covering the insulating material, and means securing the lining and the insulating material to the glove.

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *GLOVES, *THERMAL INSULATION, PROTECTIVE CLOTHING, THERMAL INSULATION, COLD WEATHER OPERATIONS, POLYESTER FIBERS, TEXTILES

Subject Categories : Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE