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    CARE AND MAINTENANCE OF UNDERWATER BREATHING APPARATUS - STANDARD DIVING EQUIPMENT

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Withdrawn date:  01-07-2014

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1967

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Cooperating organizations
    Foreword
    Recommendations
    1. General
    1.1 Scope
    1.2 General
    2. Helmet and corselet
    2.1 Outlet valve
    2.2 Inlet valve
    2.3 Helmet shell
    2.4 Windows
    2.5 Corselet and brasses
    2.6 Care after diving
    3. Diving dress
    3.1 Storage
    3.2 Washing and cleaning
    3.3 Dress repairs
    3.4 Re-cuffing
    4. Boots, belts, weights, etc.
    4.1 Boots
    4.2 Belts and weights
    4.3 Knives
    4.4 Wrist bands
    5. Diving air hose
    5.1 Before use
    5.2 General
    5.3 Storage
    5.4 End fitting and adaptors
    6. Divers' air supplies
    6.1 Manual air pumps
    6.2 Compressors
    6.3 Air reservoirs
    6.4 Pressure relief devices
    6.5 Compressed air cylinders
    6.6 Pressure gauges
    7. Divers' communications
    7.1 Telephone
    7.2 Telephone breast rope
    7.3 Life-line
    7.4 Strength of telephone breast rope and life-line
    Appendices
    A. Recommendations for the three month periodical
        examination of diving equipment
    A.1 General
    A.2 Helmet and corselet
    A.3 Diving dress
    A.4 Boots, belts, weights, etc.
    A.5 Air hose and connections
    A.6 Divers' communications
    A.7 Air compressing plant
    B. Manual air pump efficiency test
    B.1 Frequency of test
    B.2 Required efficiency
    B.3 Efficiency test
    B.4 Gas meter method
    B.5 Pressure method
    B.6 Calculation of pump revolutions for a given
          supply of air
    C. Compressed air for human respiration
    C.1 Compression of atmospheric air
    C.2 Purity of the breathing air
    D. Metric conversions

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Gives guidance for the care and maintenance of standard diving equipment. It recommends for three monthly inspections of helmet and corselet, diving dress, boots, belts, weights etc, diving air hose, divers' air supplies and divers' communications. It includes several appendices.

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    Committee PH/4
    Development Note Inactive for the new design. (11/2011)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Withdrawn

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 4001-1:1981 CARE AND MAINTENANCE OF UNDERWATER BREATHING APPARATUS - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE COMPRESSED AIR OPEN CIRCUIT TYPE
    BS 4001-1(1998) : 1998 CARE AND MAINTENANCE OF UNDERWATER BREATHING APPARATUS - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE COMPRESSED AIR OPEN CIRCUIT TYPE
    BS 4001-1:1998 CARE AND MAINTENANCE OF UNDERWATER BREATHING APPARATUS - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE COMPRESSED AIR OPEN CIRCUIT TYPE

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 350(2004) : 2004 CONVERSION FACTORS FOR UNITS
    BS 1319(1976) : 1976 SPECIFICATION FOR MEDICAL GAS CYLINDERS, VALVES AND YOKE CONNECTIONS
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