Accession Number : ADD010020

Title :   Diver's Suit Excess Gas Exhaust Valve.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Dickson,Charles H , Sr

Report Date : 28 Oct 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 6

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 of selectively either hold the first check valve closed or to allow it to function. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Exhaust valves, *Pneumatic valves, *Diving suits, Breathing gases, Venting, Housings, Check valves, Control systems, Safety valves, Thermal insulation

Subject Categories : Pumps, Filters, Pipes, Tubing, Fittings & Vlvs
      Protective Equipment
      Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE