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Explosion proofing of large vehicles.
Minneapolis, MN: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, Contract J0113070, 1984 May; :1-275
This report presents a novel non-water-consuming method for explosion-proofing the exhaust system of large diesel vehicles for gassy mines. Recommendations for modifications of the present regulations and procedures for testing and certification are based on a comprehensive study of regulations and practices of mining and nonmining industries around the world.
Vehicles; Mine-haulage; Explosion-proofing; Exhaust-systems; Oil-shale; Tests; Mining; Trucks; Safety-devices; Safety-engineering; Regulations; Diesel-engines; Mining-industry; Mining-equipment; Underground-mining
CP; Final Contract Report
NTIS Accession No.
OFR 205-84; Contract-J0113070
Minneapolis, MN: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, Contract J0113070
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