Accession Number : ADD007153

Title :   Diver's Suit Excess Gas Exhaust Valve.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Dickson,Charles H

Report Date : 21 May 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : A valve for controlling venting of excess gas from a diving suit includes a valve body housing first and second rubber check valves arranged in series. A control knob is rotatable on the valve body to selectively open or close outlet ports for venting gas from between the check valves and to actuate a member to selectively either hold the first check valve closed or to allow it function. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Valves, *Diving suits, Check valves, Vents, Control, Gases

Subject Categories : Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE