Accession Number : ADD001780
Title : Hydrazine Fueled Diver's Heating System.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Bayles,John J
Report Date : 08 Apr 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 6
Abstract : The patent concerns an apparatus for heating water used for the welfare of divers in cold water environments comprising a hydrazine fuel canister, a means of pressurizing the fuel, a means of transferring heat from the fuel to a closed water system and a pump device for circulating water through a closed circuit in the diver's suit. Extra heat may be used in heating a CO2 absorbent canister.
Descriptors : *Patents, *Heaters, *Underwater clothing, Diver equipment, Hydrazine, Pressurization, Heat transfer, Heat exchangers, Pumps, Circulation, Water, Exothermic reactions, Catalysts, Diving, Breathing apparatus, Carbon dioxide, Absorption
Subject Categories : Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating
Life Support Systems
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE