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
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE