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  • BS 4001-1:1981

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    CARE AND MAINTENANCE OF UNDERWATER BREATHING APPARATUS - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE COMPRESSED AIR OPEN CIRCUIT TYPE

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  15-08-1998

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1981

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Cooperating organizations
    Recommendations
    1. Scope
    2. References
    3. General
    4. Cylinders
    5. Cylinder valves
    6. Demand regulators, pressure reducing valves and
        manifolds
    7. Pressure gauges
    8. Flexible hoses
    9. Rubber, fabric and plastics components
    Appendix
    A. Compressed air for human respiration
    Table
    1. Maximum limits of impurities in cylinder air

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    Specifies recommendations for the care and maintenance of compressed air open circuit underwater breathing apparatus of the self-contained type. Items covered are cylinders, cylinder valves, demand regulators, pressure reducing valves and manifolds, pressure gauges, flexible hoses and rubber, fabric and plastics components. Recommendations on the preparation and identification of cylinders, the compression of air, decant filling, and the purity of the breathing air are given.

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    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded

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    BS 5430-6:1994 PERIODIC INSPECTION , TESTING AND MAINTENANCE OF TRANSPORTABLE GAS CONTAINERS (EXCLUDING DISSOLVED ACETYLENE CONTAINERS) - SPECIFICATION FOR SEAMLESS STEEL AND ALUMINIUM ALLOY CONTAINERS HAVING A WATER CAPACITY OF LESS THAN 0.5 LITRE

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    BS 5430-1(1977) : 1977 SPECIFICATION FOR PERIODIC INSPECTION TESTING AND MAINTENANCE OF TRANSPORTABLE GAS CONTAINERS (EXCLUDING DISSOLVED ACETYLENE CONTAINERS) - SEAMLESS STEEL CONTAINERS
    BS 5430-3(1980) : LATEST SPECIFICATION FOR PERIODIC INSPECTION TESTING AND MAINTENANCE OF TRANSPORTABLE GAS CONTAINERS (EXCLUDING DISSOLVED ACETYLENE CONTAINERS) SEAMLESS ALUMINIUM ALLOY CONTAINERS
    BS 4001-2:1967 CARE AND MAINTENANCE OF UNDERWATER BREATHING APPARATUS - STANDARD DIVING EQUIPMENT
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