Accession Number : ADD009817

Title :   Protective Helmet.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Durand,Philip E

Report Date : 20 Aug 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : A helmet suitable for use by combat vehicle crewman comprises a rigid shell, formed of a ballistic resistant material, having earcup receiving extensions affixed thereto. Earcups are mounted in the shell extensions and are capable of movement in two directions relative thereto. The helmet also has an internal suspension system which affords two additional size adjustments.

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Helmets, Combat vehicles, Crews, Tank crews, Ballistics, Resistance

Subject Categories : Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE