Accession Number : ADD011072

Title :   An Explosive Ordnance Disposal Protective Suit.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Martone,R

Report Date : 05 Jun 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : An explosive ordnance disposal protective suit which includes trousers, a coat with collar, a protective helmet and a combination face shield-chest plate. The face shield-chest plate is supported and held in place by a pocket on the front of the coat. The chest plate is made of laminated layers of woven glass roving fabric. The face shield is a laminate of an optically clear polycarbonate sheet adhesively bonded to an optically clear acrylic sheet.

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Protective clothing, Explosive ordnance disposal, Shielding, Laminated glass, Laminated plastics, Polycarbonates, Acrylic resins

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE