Accession Number : ADD006818

Title :   Fire Fighting Simulator.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Swiatosz,Edmund

Report Date : 22 Oct 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : A training device that is a simulator of oil bilge, oil spray, and Class A fires is discussed. The device is fully controllable and imitates the appearance of a machine or engine room. Propane burners are used to provide flames, and flame and water sensors are used to monitor trainee performance. A switch controlled by a dummy valve is also included to be operated by the trainee in its proper sequence of applied procedures. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Fire fighting, *Simulators, Training devices, Training, Burners, Trainees, Marine engines, Propane, Performance(Human), Oils, Valves, Detectors, Monitors, Switches, Flames

Subject Categories : Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE