Accession Number : ADM000571

Title :   Lightline 360 (Trade Mark) Product Evaluation Report (Computer Diskette).

Corporate Author : AERONAUTICAL SYSTEMS CENTER EGLIN AFB FL

Report Date : 03 JAN 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : File characteristics: Textfile (3 files); ASCII character set. Physical description: 2 computer diskettes; 3 1/2 in.; high density; 1.4MB. System requirements: PC compatible; Windows; MS-WORD 6.0. Final report of the commercial technology exploitation evaluationatically of the LiteLine 360 (TM) portable light rope produced by Flexilight Inc. of Edison, New Jersey. This evaluation was part of a continuing program to explore commercial off the shelf technology for application to Air Force firefighting requirements. The LiteLine 360 (TM) is an illuminated length of flexible tubing (100, 200, and 300 foot lengths) that can assist firefighters during ingress to a structure or aircraft and egress of injured or trapped personnel/passengers. The item was highly visible even in dense smoke environments. The item enhanced fire/rescue capabilities and has been recommended for addition to table of allowance 490, making it available to Air Force firefighters worldwide.

Descriptors :   *RESCUE EQUIPMENT, *LIGHT SOURCES, ESCAPE SYSTEMS, FIRE FIGHTING, ACCEPTANCE TESTS.

Subject Categories : Escape, Rescue and Survival
      Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE