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Compressed Oxygen One-hour Self-rescuer.
NTIS: PB/84-105337 :49 pages
A 60-min-duration, compressed-oxygen self-rescuer for emergency escape from coal mines was developed. The design, a closed-circuit pendulum-type rebreather, contains special techniques in packaging, cooling, gas flow, and human engineering factors. Test results on the performance of the apparatus are presented and recommendations are made for further improvement of the design.
CP; Final Contract Report;
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U.S.D. Corp., Survivair Div.
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division