Accession Number : ADD015054

Title :   Electromagnetic Warming of Submerged Extremities.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application, Filed 6 Mar 90,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Olsen, Richard G

Report Date : 06 Mar 1990

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : This invention relates to devices for preventing cold induced reductions in the dexterity of the extremities of divers and others working in wet or submerged conditions. More particularly, this invention relates to boots, sleeves, leggings and gloves which can heat or maintain at a level temperature the total volume of a persons extremities using radio frequency (RF) energy.

Descriptors :   DIVERS, ELECTROMAGNETISM, EXTREMITIES, GLOVES, HEATING, LOW TEMPERATURE, RADIOFREQUENCY, REDUCTION, TEMPERATURE, UNDERWATER

Subject Categories : Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE