Improved fire detection systems for metal and nonmetal mines.
NTIS: PB/268-706 Available for Reference At Bureau Libraries :150 pages
A systems approach to the design of mine fire detection systems is presented. This approach considers the relationship between several characteristics of a mine, the characteristics of fires, and the applicability of fire detection devices. A test system developed with this design approach is detailed. The results of a 3-month system evaluation program in a mine are presented and discussed.
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NTIS: PB/268-706 Available for Reference At Bureau Libraries