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1. A cover placed above an opening or an object to shelter it.
2. A cover placed over a fire or chimney to create a draft and to direct the smoke, odors, or noxious vapors into a flue; may be supported or hung in space, or attached to a wall; sometimes furnished with a grease filter or extractor, a light fixture, and fire-extinguishing system.
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The main objective of Healthy Hoods was to design a smoke hood that would remove significant amounts of IAP, while offering a model that would not interfere with families' traditional practices and allow for them to place efficient-though not necessarily clean-cookstoves beneath it.
Soft Logic, Inc., distributes the Provita Smoke Hood, made in the United Kingdom, for the corporate jet industry and fortune 500 corporate aircraft.
To be useful at all, a smoke hood must meet certain criteria: It needs to form an airtight seal around your head and neck, protecting your eyes, nose and mouth; it must be constructed of heat-resistant material such as Kapton; and it absolutely must feature a filter that brings in air from the outside into the mouth.
However, you may want to extend your plans further to include respiratory protective smoke escape devices (RPEDs), commonly referred to as "smoke hoods."
EVAC-U8 Emergency Escape Smoke Hood by Brookdale Intl.
the task of the stations contains the following tasks: - material and vehicles including service and maintenance as well as immediate delivery and operation of spare vehicles in case of out-of-service situations, - crew 24/7/365 (team leaders and crew trained and trained accordingly, the danish emergency board~s provisions for training and exercises, - svjb approved complete attire for all crew (firefighter, helmet, smoke hood, gloves including reserve custody at all stations), - station buildings in presentable condition incl.
The company has developed a series of personal safety kits incorporating a smoke hood, sterile water packet for eye cleansing, a 16-hour high-pitched personal locator alarm, flashlight, and 12-hour glow stick.
mullion and transom fa?ade as self-supporting highly insulated facade elements from aluminum hollow profiles, 1-2 storeys, with fixed glazing and use various elements: with 1 door system, windows 8 elements; Panel surfaces with aluminum fins about 3 m; 4 skylights with smoke hood, 5 outside doors as narrow stile doors; 14 piece steel interior doors partly with fire safety requirements.
Work unearthed an original, timber-framed smoke hood of the early construction, now restored and the only intact example in Britain.
Approximately 30 mA mullion and transom facade as self-supporting highly insulated facade elements from aluminum hollow profiles, 1-2 storeys, with fixed glazing and use various elements: with 1 door system, windows 8 elements; Panel surfaces with aluminum fins about 3 m; 4 skylights with smoke hood, 5 outside doors as narrow stile doors; 14 piece steel interior doors z.T.
SOLUTION: A smoke hood in homes could save lives in developing countries