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Accession Number PB2013-102043
Title Fire Hazard of Conveyor Belts.
Publication Date 1967
Media Count 19p
Personal Author A. F. Smith D. W. Mitchell E. M. Murphy S. P. Polack
Abstract The fire hazard of neoprene, polyvinyl chloride, and rubber conveyor belts was studied at the Federal Bureau of Mines Experimental Coal Mine. The effects of intensity of ignition source, velocity of the ventilating air, and type of belt were investigated ...
Keywords Belt conveyors
Fire fighting
Fire hazards
Flame propagation
Mining conditions
Neoprene conveyor belts
Polyvinyl chloride conveyor belts
Rubber conveyor belts
Underground mining

Source Agency Bureau of Mines
NTIS Subject Category 48A - Mineral Industries
81A - Combustion & Ignition
Corporate Author Bureau of Mines, Washington, DC.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Report of investigations.
NTIS Issue Number 1305
Contract Number N/A

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