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Extensible Face Ventilation Systems - Duct and Brattice.
NTIS: PB/265-067 Available for Reference At Bureau Libraries :209 pages
This report describes the results of a 2-year investigation of extensible face ventilation techniques and systems for use at the working face in underground coal mines. The objective was to provide a safe and convenient method of maintaining the extensible system within 10 feet of the face, thereby ensuring good ventilation. A summary of approximately 20 extensible ventilation systems proposed or tried in the past is included for reference, together with a detailed description of the design, construction, and underground testing of a new extensible brattice panel and a new fiberglass duct system.
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NTIS: PB/265-067 Available for Reference At Bureau Libraries
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division