Accession Number : ADD013132

Title :   Simulated Oxygen Breathing Apparatus.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 13 Sep 82, patented 10 Sep 85,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Swiatosz,Edmund ; Grimmer,Paul D ; Sciascia,Rocco M

Report Date : 10 Sep 1985

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : A training device simulating a personal breathing apparatus utilizes high pressure air canisters mounted within the breathing bags of a modified operational breathing apparatus. Air is supplied to the trainee through a plurality of regulators and valves via an air passage opened by a mechanical actuation linkage, which simulates the actual actuation device and technique.

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *BREATHING APPARATUS, AIR PRESSURE, TRAINING DEVICES, FIRE FIGHTING, CANISTERS, BAGS, OXYGEN EQUIPMENT

Subject Categories : Life Support Systems
      Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE