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Development of an Improved Permissible Miners' Cap Lamp.
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This report describes the design, and development work performed to reduce the volume and weight of the miners' caplamp battery, as well as a headpiece with a swivel mechanism containing a halogen bulb with two filaments. Work was also conducted in the development of a maintenance free battery. The design concept is based on non- sintered ni-cd technology, with an energy density of 22 wh/lb. The caplamp system developed has been approved by the Mine Safety and Health Administration and can be manufactured for mine use.
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Energy Research Corporation
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division